Rooney named new captain and quartet of debutants in England squad

Rooney has scored 40 goals for England

Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney has been named as the new England captain, replacing Steven Gerrard Continue reading “Rooney named new captain and quartet of debutants in England squad”

Euro 2016: The qualifying groups and my predictions

The qualifying groups for European Championships in 2016 in France have taken place and, with the number of teams being raised to 24, all Home Nations could have a chance of qualifying.

It is a first-ever international tournament for British territory of Gibraltar, who were recognised as a footballing nation by UEFA last year.

Here are the groups, and my predictions of the final rankings coming 2016: Continue reading “Euro 2016: The qualifying groups and my predictions”