Vital Football

Latest Aston Villa News

Villa Boys Remain In England Squad

Villa Boys Remain In England Squad

Gareth Barry, Ashley Young and Scott Carson have been called-up to the England squad for the Euro qualifier v Croatia and the friendly next Friday (16th) v Austria.

The England v Croatia game is on Wednesday 21 November at 8pm, live on BBC1

Paul Robinson, Tottenham Hotspur, 41 caps
David James, Portsmouth, 35 caps
Scott Carson, Aston Villa (on loan from Liverpool) 0 caps.
Wayne Bridge, Chelsea, 25 caps (1 goal)
Ashley Cole, Chelsea, 61 caps
Nicky Shorey, Reading, 2 caps
Wes Brown, Manchester United, 13 caps
Sol Campbell, Portsmouth, 71 caps (1 goal)
Joleon Lescott, Everton, 2 caps
Micah Richards, Manchester City, 9 caps (1 goal)
Phil Neville, 59 caps
David Beckham, LA Galaxy, 97 caps (17 goals)
Steven Gerrard, Liverpool, 61 caps (12 goals)
Frank Lampard, Chelsea, 58 caps (13 goals)
Gareth Barry, Aston Villa, 14 caps
Owen Hargreaves, Manchester United, 39 caps
Joe Cole, Chelsea, 45 caps (7 goals)
Ashley Young, Aston Villa, 0 caps
Stewart Downing, Middlesbrough, 16 caps
Shaun Wright-Phillips, Chelsea, 17 caps (3 goals)
David Bentley, Blackburn Rovers, 1 cap
Alan Smith, Newcastle United, 18 caps (1 goal)
Michael Owen, Newcastle United, 87 caps (40 goals)
Shrek, Manchester United, 40 caps (14 goals)
Peter Crouch, Liverpool, 22 caps (12 goals)
Jermain Defoe, Tottenham Hotspur, 24 caps (3 goals)



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:J P Fear
Date:Friday November 9 2007
Time: 2:27PM

Comments

0
Maybe someone could explain to me why we need 3 left backs, and also how on earth Alan Smith gets into every England squad, as I am really quite baffled!
DeanoVilla
09/11/2007 14:33:00
0
Cole, Bridge, Shorey plus Phil Neville, Lescott and Barry, that makes 6 players in the squad who can play at LB. At least Jenas doesn't get included anymore.
hedley
09/11/2007 15:00:00
0
Let's hope Young gets a lookin this time ahead of Mclarens bum boy Downing. UTV
MattUTV
09/11/2007 15:12:00
0
Young desrerves to start in the friendly. Joe Cole should be rested for the Croatia game. (Not that the result matters now anyway!)
son_of_cher
09/11/2007 15:33:00
0
fair play to your boys, gotta be said tho they are included becuase they deserve to be there. esp barry(even if he has kept lamps out) well done letshope it continues! but it'd be nice to see lamps and barry get a full game together see how that works
SMOKIEJACK
09/11/2007 15:36:00
0
Doesn't matter how many left backs we have, unless Israel pull off a miracle, we are out!
The Fear
09/11/2007 15:45:00
0
Can't they dress Laursen in an England shirt and change his name!?!
leelindsay
09/11/2007 16:27:00
0
Great to see Villa's youngsters recognised. Hopefully fire them up for Sunday! Am I being totally biased or shouldn't Gabby have been included in the Senior squad rather than Alan Smith? If not Gabby, then Theo Walcott should have been, but Alan Smith is, in my opinion, not good enough for International football.
krfeskivilla
09/11/2007 16:29:00
0
Shrek's out. Gabby to be called up???!!!!
Gazvilla
09/11/2007 16:39:00
0
Young has to have at least a sub appearance just to see what hes like.
villabikes29
09/11/2007 16:53:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Recent Aston Villa Articles

The Villa Times - 17/10/2017 (Aston Villa News Round-up)

The latest uno fish ial news and views on Aston Villa...

Away Ticket Consultation Minutes - 10 October 2017

Away ticket consultation minutes...

Steve Bruce (Video) Post Wolves Match

Some tweets on the Wolves match and also the video of Bruce with his post match reaction.

Bish,Bash, Bosh, Two Villa Podcasts

Two Aston Villa podcasts from the one and only Rob Bishop, Villa author.

Archived Vital Villa Articles

Vital Villa articles from

Site Journalists

J P Fear
Editor email
Profile
Mike Field
Editor email
Profile
Steve Wade
no email
Profile
JuanPablo Angel
no email
Profile
Glensider
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Wolves MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Johnstone15%
Elmohamady0%
Chester1%
Terry0%
Hutton69%
Snograss0%
Whelan0%
Hourihane0%
Adomah0%
Kodjia0%
Davis0%
Sub - Hogan1%
Sub - Onomah0%
Sub - O'Hare14%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Formula One wants race in Netherlands
Latest Vital Boxing News
New Opponent for Anthony Joshua
Write for Vital Football

Recent Aston Villa Results (view all)

Aston Villa Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.The Fear309
2.JuanPabloAngel215
3.Pride of Lions215
4.HeathfieldRoad1874189
5.sirdennis161
6.mike_field154
7.BodyButter100
8.DeanoVilla81
9.Sasquatch71
10.TuBBz64
The Vital Football Members League