Tag: England

Marcelo Flores (Photo via Flores on Instagram)

Arsenal 17-year-old wanted by England, Canada and Mexico

Marcelo Flores could still play for Canada, Mexico, or England, and it depends on the opportunities he is given, according to his father.
Bukayo Saka with his Star of the Match award after his performance for England at Euro 2020 (Photo via Saka on Twitter)

Bukayo Saka to be dropped by England despite MOTM performance

Bukayo Saka is expected to miss out on England's last-16 game against Germany, despite his Man of the Match performance in their previous game.
Bukayo Saka celebrates scoring their side s first goal of the game during the International Friendly at The Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough. Picture date: Wednesday June 2, 2021. Copyright: Lindsey Parnaby

Gareth Southgate urged to use Bukayo Saka more

Martin Keown is surprised we haven't seen more of Bukayo Saka since his starring performance against Austria pre-tournament.
Ben White of Brighton and Hove Albion controls the ball watched by Bukayo Saka of Arsenal - 23/05/2021. Copyright: Matt Impey / Shutterstock

Arsenal hold initial talks over £40-50m signing

Arsenal have held initial talks over the summer signing of Brighton & Hove Albion defender Ben White, who is currently away with England.
Bukayo Saka celebrates scoring their side s first goal of the game during the International Friendly at The Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough. Picture date: Wednesday June 2, 2021. Copyright: Lindsey Parnaby

Update on Bukayo Saka injury ahead of Euro 2020

Bukayo Saka should be back in training for England by the middle of the week, with no concerns around his Euro 2020 involvement.
Wolverhampton Wanderers v Brighton and Hove Albion - Premier League - Molineux Stadium Wolverhampton Wanderers Ruben Neves warms up before the Premier League match at Molineux Stadium, Wolverhampton. Picture date: Sunday May 9, 2021. Copyright: Naomi Baker

Arsenal latest: Onana offer, Buendia, Neves, Aubameyang, youth contracts, more

It can be hard to keep up with everything that's going on so here is a round up of the main Arsenal news and talking points from the last seven days.
England v Austria - International Friendly - Riverside Stadium England's Bukayo Saka scores their side's first goal of the game during the International Friendly at The Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough. Picture date: Wednesday June 2, 2021. Copyright: Lindsey Parnaby

Bukayo Saka suffers injury setback ahead of final pre-Euros friendly

Bukayo Saka has been ruled out of England's final pre-European Championships friendly against Romania on Sunday with an injury.
Bukayo Saka celebrates scoring their side s first goal of the game during the International Friendly at The Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough. Picture date: Wednesday June 2, 2021. Copyright: Lindsey Parnaby

Gareth Southgate gushes over Arsenal youngster

Gareth Southgate praised Bukayo Saka for his starring role in England's friendly win over Austria on Wednesday night.
Bukayo Saka celebrates scoring their side s first goal of the game during the International Friendly at The Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough. Picture date: Wednesday June 2, 2021. Copyright: Lindsey Parnaby

MotM Bukayo Saka fulfils childhood dream as Jack Grealish steals his headline

After calling Bukayo Saka up to his final list of 26 for the European Championships, England boss Gareth Southgate has explained why he did so.
Hubert Graczyk with Arsenal (Photo via Graczyk on Instagram)

Arsenal youngster swaps England for Poland after national call-up

Arsenal goalkeeping prospect Hubert Graczyk is swapping England for Poland, joining up with the Poland u19s for a training camp at the end of this month.
England's defender Bukayo Saka (L) and Wales' midfielder Tyler Roberts compete for the ball during the international friendly football match between England and Wales at Wembley stadium in north London on October 8, 2020. (Photo by CARL RECINE/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Good news for Arsenal man as Euro 2020 squad changes confirmed

UEFA have confirmed the planned changes to the squads taking part in the European Championships this summer, which is good news for Bukayo Saka.
HEVERLEE, BELGIUM: Bukayo Saka of England in action during the UEFA Nations League group stage match between Belgium and England at King Power at Den Dreef Stadion on November 15, 2020. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Bukayo Saka’s chances of Euros call-up receive a boost

Euro 2020 squads are set to be expanded from 23 to 26 players, giving Bukayo Saka's chances of a call-up a boost this summer.
HEVERLEE, BELGIUM: Bukayo Saka of England in action during the UEFA Nations League group stage match between Belgium and England at King Power at Den Dreef Stadion on November 15, 2020. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Bukayo Saka pulls out of England duty with hamstring injury

Bukayo Saka has pulled out of international duty with England, remaining with Arsenal to focus on his recovery from a hamstring injury.
England's defender Bukayo Saka (L) and Wales' midfielder Tyler Roberts compete for the ball during the international friendly football match between England and Wales at Wembley stadium in north London on October 8, 2020. (Photo by CARL RECINE/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Bukayo Saka held back from England duty amid injury assessment

Bukayo Saka is still with Arsenal as they assess an ongoing hamstring issue, despite his call-up to the England national team over the March break.
Bukayo Saka with England (Photo via Instagram / BukayoSaka87)

Bukayo Saka explains why it was difficult to pick Nigeria over England

Bukayo Saka says being born and raised in England made it difficult for him to pick the Nigeria senior national team instead.
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3 things Emile Smith Rowe needs to make England squad says Arteta

Mikel Arteta thinks Emile Smith Rowe has a great chance to break into the England squad, following Bukayo Saka's recent example.
Miguel Azeez celebrates a goal against Crawley Town (Photo via Arsenal Academy on Twitter)

Arsenal’s exceptional Azeez faces 3-way battle for his services

Miguel Azeez is the subject of a three-way fight between England, Spain, and Nigeria to secure his international services at senior level.
Bukayo Saka with the Player of the Match award (Photo via England on Twitter)

Arsenal star wins 1st Player of the Match award for positive England performance

Bukayo Saka won the Player of the Match award for England's friendly win over Ireland on Thursday, winning a penalty for the team.
Bukayo Saka and Ainsley Maitland-Niles with England (Photo via England on Twitter)

Arsenal player to make first competitive England start on Wednesday night

Bukayo Saka or Ainsley Maitland-Niles are likely to get their England debut against Denmark on Wednesday night, due to various absences.
Bukayo Saka with England (Photo via Instagram / BukayoSaka87)

Arsenal star will make his England debut against Wales on Thursday night

Bukayo Saka will make his England debut on the left against Wales on Thursday night, according to reports in the local media.
Bukayo Saka with England (Photo via Instagram / BukayoSaka87)

Saka describes proud moment he found out about his England call-up

Bukayo Saka was left speechless after receiving the news of his first England call-up this week, with Alexandre Lacazette having to bring him around.
Arsenal's English striker Bukayo Saka celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League football match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Arsenal at the Molineux stadium in Wolverhampton, central England on July 4, 2020. (Photo by Catherine Ivill / POOL / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No video emulation. Social media in-match use limited to 120 images. An additional 40 images may be used in extra time. No use in betting publications, games or single club/league/player publications. / (Photo by CATHERINE IVILL/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Nigeria pushing to convince talented Arsenal teenager to pick them over England

Nigeria are 'accelerating their attempts' to convince Arsenal youngster Bukayo Saka to pick them over England, according to a report.
Arsenal's English striker Bukayo Saka leaves Arsenal's Colney training centre north of London on May 20, 2020 as training continues for Premier League clubs with a June re-start the intention during the COVID-19 pandemic. - Teams have started socially-distanced training in small groups this week, but several Premier League stars have expressed concerns about plans to resume the season. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP)

Manager will not 'beg' superb young Arsenal star to play for them

Nigeria will not 'beg' Bukayo Saka to play for them with the Arsenal youngster eligible to represent both the Super Eagles and the Lions. Saka...
Bukayo Saka of Arsenal stretches for the ball during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Newcastle United at Emirates Stadium on February 16, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.

Arteta praises Saka amid England call-up suggestion

Mikel Arteta praised Bukayo Saka for his recent form on Saturday, amid the suggestion of a possible England call-up from reporters.
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 23: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur embraces Harry Winks and Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur after the Premier League match between West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur at London Stadium on November 23, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Harry Kane to miss Arsenal game – or so Spurs say

Tottenham Hotspur and Jose Mourinho claim that Harry Kane may not be anywhere near full fitness when the Euros start this summer as they do not expect him to return to the pitch until Spurs' last two games of the season.
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Bukayo Saka of Arsenal and Andreas Pereira of Manchester United during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal FC at Old Trafford on September 30, 2019, in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Supremely talented Arsenal star youngster admits he has a choice to make

Bukayo Saka hasn't decided if he'll play for England or Nigeria internationally, having featured for the former at youth level.
Sam Greenwood with England (Photo via Instagram / England)

Video: Sam Greenwood scores yet another goal for England’s youth teams

Sam Greenwood kept his excellent recent goalscoring record for the England youth teams going with a winner against Slovakia on Monday.

Mertesacker shocked at Arsenal's failure to get players in the England squad

Academy manager Per Mertesacker says he's shocked that there are no Arsenal players in the England senior setup, and he thinks that's something that needs to change.
LE HAVRE, FRANCE - JUNE 27: (L-R) Jodie Taylor, Beth Mead and Lucy Staniforth of England celebrate victory following the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup France Quarter Final match between Norway and England at Stade Oceane on June 27, 2019 in Le Havre, France. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

Beth Mead: England having nothing to fear from USA

Beth Mead insists that England have 'no fear' ahead of their World Cup showdown against the USA.

Is spitting really the worst thing that happens in football?

On Sunday night there was uproar across the footballing world because a Cameroon player spat at an England one but less was said about the tackle on Steph Houghton that could have left her like Abou Diaby, so what's that about?

Arsenal 22-year-old: "It is just the hugest honour"

Leah Williamson has described the last few weeks as "some of the best of my life" as the 22-year-old gets ready for the start of the World Cup in France.
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND, 13th January 2019: Leah Williamson of Arsenal thanking the fans postgame during the FA Women's Super league football match between Arsenal Women and Chelsea Women at Meadow Park on January 13th in Borehamwood, England. (DP)

Arsenal pair get England World Cup call

Arsenal duo Beth Mead and Leah Williamson have been named in Phil Neville's final England squad for this summer's FIFA World Cup that will take place in France.
BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - AUGUST 29: Dan Crowley of England issues instructions during the Under 17's international between England and Italy at the Pirelli Stadium on August 29, 2012 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Former Gunner confirms he wants to play for Ireland and not England

Dan Crowley says he's formally requested to transfer his national allegiance from England to the Republic of Ireland, and he'd love a call-up to the side.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 05: Hannah Blundell of Chelsea and Beth Mead of Arsenal battle for an aerial ball during the SSE Women's FA Cup Final match between Arsenal Women and Chelsea Ladies at Wembley Stadium on May 5, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)

Arsenal pair get England call-up

Arsenal’s Beth Mead and Leah Williamson have been called up by Phil Neville for England’s training camp in Qatar.
GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - OCTOBER 16: Reiss Nelson of England U21 and Aidy Boothroyd, Manager of England U21 speak as Reiss Nelson is substituted off during the 2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship Qualifier match between Scotland U21 and England U21 at Tynecastle Stadium on October 16, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

Manager admits he's trying to convince Arsenal forward to switch allegiances

Zimbabwe team manager Wellington Mupandare says they haven't given up on convincing Reiss Nelson to play for them, but admits they have a lot of convincing to do.
BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 21: Jordan Nobbs of England Women speaks to the press during a training session at St Georges Park on November 21, 2017 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Arsenal consult with England medical staff on midfielder surgery & rehab plan

Arsenal have been liaising with the England medical team as they work out the best plan of approach for treating Jordan Nobbs' ACL injury.
GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - OCTOBER 16: Reiss Nelson of England U21 and Aidy Boothroyd, Manager of England U21 speak as Reiss Nelson is substituted off during the 2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship Qualifier match between Scotland U21 and England U21 at Tynecastle Stadium on October 16, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

The 12 Arsenal academy stars called up for England duty

12 Arsenal academy stars have been called up for England duty over the upcoming international break, so let's have a look at who made the cut this month.

Tottenham man denies England arrogance claims

It takes a special type of arrogance to repeatedly dismiss the same charge levelled at you from a load of different people without ever once asking if they might be right.
Heather O'Reilly [photo via Getty/David Price]

Former Arsenal star tells England to ‘show more personality’

Heather O’Reilly believes England needs to show more personality if it is to better engage with its fans.

Arsenal midfielder willing to fight for place

Arsenal’s Jordan Nobbs is willing to fight for her place in Phil Neville’s England World Cup squad although if he was to leave her at home he’d only show himself to be an idiot.