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Antonio Conte watches on intently during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on October 14, 2017
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte defends Danny Drinkwater over England snub
Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte says that midfielder Danny Drinkwater did not deserve to be criticised for opting out of Gareth Southgate's most recent England squad.
Nov 18, 10:22
Jermain Defoe has a breather during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Bournemouth on October 14, 2017
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe backs Jermain Defoe for England World Cup squad
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe backs striker Jermain Defoe to force his way into England's squad for next summer's World Cup.
Nov 17, 12:45
Jack Wilshere in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on October 22, 2017
Odion Ighalo: 'Jack Wilshere should leave Arsenal'
Former Watford striker Odion Ighalo urges Jack Wilshere to leave Arsenal in order to win back his place in the England squad ahead of next summer's World Cup.
Nov 16, 21:52
Jack Butland reacts to United taking a brief lead during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Jack Butland could miss up to five weeks with broken finger
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes reveals that goalkeeper Jack Butland could miss up to five weeks with the broken finger he sustained on international duty.
Nov 16, 20:33
Jack Cork in action during the international friendly between England and Germany on November 10, 2017
Sean Dyche: 'Jack Cork worthy of first England call-up'
Burnley manager Sean Dyche says that Clarets midfielder Jack Cork deserved his first England cap in the recent international break.
Nov 16, 19:08
Harry Kane celebrates scoring with Jamie Vardy during the international friendly between England and Turkey on May 22, 2016
Jose Mourinho: 'England can win World Cup'
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says that England have enough "potential" to triumph at the World Cup next summer.
Nov 16, 08:52
Phil Jones in action during the World Cup qualifier between England and Slovakia on September 4, 2017
Jose Mourinho slams England treatment of Phil Jones
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho slams England's handling of Phil Jones after he aggravated a thigh injury while on international duty.
Nov 15, 22:23
Ruben Loftus-Cheek in action during the international friendly between England and Germany on November 10, 2017
Father: 'Jose Mourinho held Ruben Loftus-Cheek back'
The father of Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek criticises the way Jose Mourinho handled his son during his time at Stamford Bridge.
Nov 15, 20:32
Neymar in action during the international friendly between Japan and Brazil on November 10, 2017
Brazil forward Neymar: 'Tough to break down defensive England'
Brazil forward Neymar claims that England "defend more than other teams", having been held to a goalless draw at Wembley Stadium on Tuesday night.
Nov 15, 13:02
Kyle Walker in action for Manchester City against Brighton & Hove Albion on August 12, 2017
Kyle Walker: 'England squad depth is very good'
England full-back Kyle Walker praises the side's squad depth after Gareth Southgate's men drew 0-0 with both Germany and Brazil.
Nov 15, 11:36
Ruben Loftus-Cheek in action during the international friendly between England and Germany on November 10, 2017
Gareth Southgate: 'Ruben Loftus-Cheek must build resilience'
Gareth Southgate is willing to give Ruben Loftus-Cheek time to 'develop his resilience' after the midfielder left the field early against Brazil with a minor back injury.
Nov 15, 09:35
George Kruis of Saracens catches the ball during the Aviva Premiership match between Saracens and Harlequins at Wembley Stadium on March 22, 2014
England lock George Kruis dropped for Australia clash
George Kruis is one of a number of players to be overlooked for selection ahead of England's second Test of the Autumn International series against Australia.
Nov 14, 15:43
Tite participates in a Brazil training session at the team headquarters in Sao Paulo on June 15, 2016
Brazil coach Tite: 'England one of favourites for World Cup'
Brazil boss Tite claims that England should be regarded as one of the favourites to win next year's World Cup.
Nov 14, 11:45
Lewis Cook in action for Bournemouth on August 14, 2016
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe: 'Lewis Cook is improving rapidly'
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe says that midfielder Lewis Cook deserves his England call-up after impressing on both the domestic and international scene.
Nov 14, 11:33
Tite participates in a Brazil training session at the team headquarters in Sao Paulo on June 15, 2016
Brazil boss Tite compares strengths of Gabriel Jesus, Harry Kane
Brazil boss Tite says that Gabriel Jesus and England forward Harry Kane are both "strong strikers" but possess different qualities in the final third.
Nov 14, 10:53
Interim England manager Gareth Southgate on the touchline during the international friendly with Spain at Wembley on November 15, 2016
England confirm dates for World Cup warm-up friendlies with Netherlands, Italy
England confirm March 2018 dates for the nation's friendlies against the Netherlands and Italy.
Nov 13, 22:38
Paulinho in action for Tottenham Hotspur on November 27, 2014
Tottenham Hotspur's Eric Dier excited to take on Paulinho in England friendly
Eric Dier says that he is excited to play against former Tottenham Hotspur teammate Paulinho in tomorrow's friendly between England and Brazil at Wembley.
Nov 13, 20:37
Liverpool's Dominic Solanke in action during pre-season
Dominic Solanke praises Gareth Southgate after England call-up
Dominic Solanke admits that it is "a good time to be a young England player" after being handed a first call-up to the national team squad by Gareth Southgate.
Nov 13, 17:35
Interim manager Gareth Southgate watches on during England training on October 4, 2016
England boss Gareth Southgate: 'I won't hesitate to use late call-ups'
England boss Gareth Southgate says that he will have 'no hesitation' in using any of the three players called up from the Under-21 squad ahead of the game with Brazil.
Nov 13, 16:37
Interim England manager Gareth Southgate on the touchline during his side's World Cup qualifier against Scotland at Wembley on November 11, 2016
England boss Gareth Southgate: 'Brazil will be bigger test than Germany'
England boss Gareth Southgate claims that Brazil will provide "a much sterner test" than Germany when they host the South Americans on Tuesday night.
Nov 13, 16:26
Interim manager Gareth Southgate watches on during England training on October 4, 2016
Gareth Southgate explains selection process for England squad
England boss Gareth Southgate reveals how he selects each of his national team squads after having to contend with eight withdrawals over the past 10 days.
Nov 13, 16:09
Eric Dier wears the captain's armband during the international friendly between England and Germany on November 10, 2017
Eric Dier to captain England against Brazil
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Eric Dier will retain the England captaincy for Tuesday night's international friendly against Brazil.
Nov 13, 15:22
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the EFL Cup game between Manchester United and Burton Albion on September 20, 2017
Marcus Rashford reveals admiration for Ronaldo
Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford reveals that he tries to "emulate" Brazil legend Ronaldo on the field.
Nov 13, 12:56
Jamie Vardy (R) oal with his team mate Danny Drinkwater (L) during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Leicester City at St Mary's Stadium on October 17, 2015
Jamie Vardy: 'Danny Drinkwater wants to play for England'
Striker Jamie Vardy says that England teammate Danny Drinkwater still wants to play for England, despite rejecting a call-up for the games with Germany and Brazil.
Nov 13, 11:04
Eric Dier wears the captain's armband during the international friendly between England and Germany on November 10, 2017
England's Eric Dier: 'Don't get carried away with Ruben Loftus-Cheek'
England midfielder Eric Dier calls on supporters to "not get too carried away" with the performance of Ruben Loftus-Cheek against Germany on Friday night.
Nov 13, 10:34
England defender Gary Cahill in action during his side's World Cup qualifier against Scotland at Wembley on November 11, 2016
England defender Gary Cahill fit to face Brazil at Wembley
England defender Gary Cahill reportedly declares himself fit for the Three Lions' friendly with Brazil on Tuesday night.
Nov 13, 10:24
England Under-21s manager Gareth Southgate looks on during his side's match against Croatia Under-21 on October 10, 2014
Gareth Southgate hails "exciting" players coming through England ranks
Gareth Southgate believes that England's future could be "exciting" thanks to the blend of technical ability and athleticism coming through the ranks.
Nov 12, 17:34
Ruben Loftus-Cheek in action during the international friendly between England and Germany on November 10, 2017
Gareth Southgate: 'Chelsea players threatened by Ruben Loftus-Cheek'
England boss Gareth Southgate heaps further praise on midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek, who he admits has benefited massively from his loan move to Crystal Palace.
Nov 12, 15:03
England goalkeeper Joe Hart in action during his side's World Cup qualifying clash with Slovakia on September 4, 2017
Joe Hart to return in England goal for Brazil friendly
Gareth Southgate will start Joe Hart against Brazil on Tuesday night, but admits that Jack Butland would have been used from the off had he not withdrawn from the squad.
Nov 12, 14:51
 Phil Jones of Manchester United holds his shoulder after sustaining an injury during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on May 6, 2014
Manchester United defender Phil Jones: 'I am not injury-prone'
Phil Jones insists that the reputation he has gained for being injury-prone is unfair, pointing out that many other players miss more matches than him.
Nov 12, 14:39
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater in action during his side's Premier League clash with West Bromwich Albion at the King Power Stadium on November 6, 2016
Danny Drinkwater still hopeful of World Cup spot?
Chelsea midfielder Danny Drinkwater is reportedly still hopeful of earning a World Cup spot despite declining an England call-up for this month's friendlies.
Nov 12, 10:12
Phil Jones in action during the World Cup qualifier between England and Slovakia on September 4, 2017
Phil Jones becomes eighth England withdrawal
Dominic Solanke and Lewis Cook are drafted into the England senior squad for Tuesday's friendly against Brazil following the withdrawal of an eighth player.
Nov 11, 22:16
Philippe Coutinho in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Manchester United on October 14, 2017
Brazil playmaker Philippe Coutinho passed fit for England friendly
Brazil are boosted by the news that Liverpool ace Philippe Coutinho is fit enough to feature in Tuesday night's friendly against England.
Nov 11, 20:21
Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford in action during his side's Europa League clash with Hajduk Split on August 17, 2017
Jordan Pickford: 'Joe Hart was my idol'
Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford says that England teammate Joe Hart was his "idol" when he first started to progress through the age groups with England.
Nov 11, 10:17
Ruben Loftus-Cheek in action during an England U21 training session on March 24, 2016
Ruben Loftus-Cheek "really happy" with England debut
Midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek admits that he is "really happy" with his England debut as the 21-year-old helped the Three Lions to a goalless draw with Germany.
Nov 11, 09:23
Interim manager Gareth Southgate watches on during England training on October 4, 2016
Manchester City goalkeeper Angus Gunn handed England call-up
Manchester City goalkeeper Angus Gunn - currently on loan at Norwich City - is called up to the England squad to face Brazil on Tuesday night.
Nov 11, 09:11



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2Manchester UnitedMan Utd128222762126
3Chelsea1281323101325
4Tottenham HotspurSpurs127232091123
5Liverpool126422417722
6Arsenal127142216622
7Burnley12642129322
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17West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom12246918-910
18West Ham UnitedWest Ham112361123-129
19Swansea CitySwansea12228715-88
20Crystal Palace12129624-185