England manager Roy Hodgson defended his tactics after seeing his side held to a 1-1 draw by the Republic of Ireland in an end-of-season friendly fixture at Wembley Stadium.Friday, 31 May, 2013, 5:33am
The match at Wembley Stadium will celebrate the 150th anniversary of England's Football Association and will be the first time the neighbours have met since the 1995 match in Dublin, which was abandoned when English fans rioted.29 May 2013 - 5:46am
England were on course to go top in group H after Wayne Rooney gave them an early lead in Podgorica, but the visitors wilted in the second half and Montenegro stormed back to equalise with 14 minutes to play.28 Mar 2013 - 4:16am
Four days on from their 8-0 rout of San Marino, England face a potentially decisive World Cup qualifier today against a Montenegro side who will not be anywhere near as obliging.26 Mar 2013 - 4:58am
England manager Roy Hodgson warned his players not to get carried away after they outclassed hapless minnows San Marino 8-0 in World Cup qualifying.24 Mar 2013 - 5:20am
Goals from Wayne Rooney and Frank Lampard saw England beat Brazil 2-1 at Wembley Stadium, as Hodgson's men kick-started the Football Association's 150th anniversary celebrations with an impressive win.8 Feb 2013 - 4:43am
England manager Roy Hodgson hopes Ashley Cole will be treated with respect when the much-maligned Chelsea defender wins his 100th international cap in Wednesday’s glamour friendly against Brazil.5 Feb 2013 - 12:11pm
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has hit back at critics who have pointed out that his record is no better than failed former Reds boss Roy Hodgson.30 Dec 2012 - 4:58am
Not so long ago, in the days of Sven Goran Eriksson and Fabio Capello, there were suggestions that the England team represented a "closed shop".
In other words, if you didn't play for one of the Premier League's "Big Four" clubs or weren't part of the famous "golden generation" there was little point in waiting for a call-up.14 Nov 2012 - 2:43am
Several high-profile European friendlies are set for today but "friendly" would not be the term to be used with how they have been viewed by hard-pressed club managers.14 Nov 2012 - 1:12am
Steven Gerrard will win his 100th England cap when he captains his country against Sweden on Wednesday and national coach Roy Hodgson thinks his contribution at international level speaks for itself.
The 32-year-old has been Liverpool's talisman for the best part of 12 years, but he has not always reproduced his club form when playing for his country.12 Nov 2012 - 6:25am
Buoyed by a three-game unbeaten run, Poland are bracing for one of the toughest games of their campaign to reach the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, against an England team empowered by a 5-0 defeat of minnows San Marino.
History has taught England not to underestimate the Poles, who famously deprived them of a berth at the 1974 World Cup in a crunch qualifier at Wembley.16 Oct 2012 - 5:07am
Roy Hodgson believes Wayne Rooney's best is still to come for England after the Manchester United striker moved into fifth place in his country's all-time scoring charts with a double in the 5-0 win over San Marino.14 Oct 2012 - 2:33am
The European qualifiers for the 2014 World Cup really hot up on Tuesday with a series of big clashes involving countries who would expect to make it to the finals in Brazil.13 Oct 2012 - 4:01am
England manager Roy Hodgson has named Wayne Rooney as captain for Friday’s World Cup qualifier against San Marino at Wembley.
With regular skipper Steven Gerrard suspended and vice-captain Frank Lampard ruled out due to a knee injury, Hodgson has opted to give the armband to Manchester United striker Rooney.11 Oct 2012 - 10:26pm