http://www.betfred.com/TV-ad-free-bet
Betfred Sport

England

Moldova v England: The key men

7 Sep 2012

It is the opening game of England’s World Cup 2014 qualification campaign and manager Roy Hodgson will be eager to avoid an unlikely banana skin in the form of Moldova, as the European minnows host the Three Lions, hoping to cause a major...
 

The big transition in English players for World Cup 2014

7 Sep 2012

The 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers are underway and Roy Hodgson has a tough task, as he attempts to organise a squad full of players who are coming and going. Hodgson's squad for the games against Moldova and Ukraine was put together...
 

England hit by a number of withdrawals ahead of Moldova match

7 Sep 2012

England begin their road to Brazil 2014 on Friday, with their first World Cup qualifier against Moldova at the Zimbru Stadium. Roy Hodgson has been hit with a number of withdrawals from the squad, including some of his senior...
 

Flashback: England v Moldova

7 Sep 2012

This Friday, England face Moldova in World Cup qualifying and it is the first time the nations have met since the qualification stages for France 98. Way back in September 1997, the Three Lions thrashed the European minnows 4-0 at...
 

Sir Bobby Charlton can't see English success in 2014

7 Sep 2012

England’s record goalscorer Sir Bobby Charlton has written off the current national side’s chances of success at the 2014 World Cup. As Roy Hodgson’s side prepare for their first qualification match against Moldova on Friday, the...
 

England's 2010 World Cup qualification campaign - Delight and disappointment

7 Sep 2012

As England prepare for their 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign, English football fans should remember the high-expectant build-up, and eventual heartbreak of the 2010 World Cup. On 14 January 2008, the fixture list for the 2010...
 

Satisfying victory in Bern for Hodgson and England

15 Aug 2012

Italy 1-2 England England recorded an encouraging 2-1 victory over Italy in Wednesday's friendly, held in Bern, Switzerland. Daniele De Rossi headed the Azzuri infront in the 15th minute but Phil...
 

England v Italy: The latest match odds

15 Aug 2012

England play their first match after Euro 2012 on Wednesday at 8pm against the competition's runners-up Italy. Roy Hodgson's experimental squad for the game, to be played in Bern, Switzerland, will face the team that ended their...
 

The possible England starting 11 v Italy

15 Aug 2012

Roy Hodgson has decided to give youth a chance in the friendly against Italy in Bern. Regulars such as John Terry, Steven Gerrard and Wayne Rooney have been rested, whilst the likes of Theo Walcott, Joe Hart and Daniel...
 

Hodgson’s experimental side hoping to run like clockwork in Swiss capital

15 Aug 2012

So soon after England’s penalty shoot-out heartbreak in the Euro 2012 quarter-finals, Italy again provide the test for Roy Hodgson’s experimental squad in a relatively low-key friendly on Wednesday night. Hodgson and Cesare...
 

Hodgson comments branded ‘foolish’ as he backs Terry

15 Aug 2012

Roy Hodgson has invoked the ire of anti-racism campaigner Piara Powar after the England manager expressed his desire to see John Terry “freed” of his FA disciplinary charge. Terry is charged with having used "abusive and/or...
 

Livermore included in experimental England squad

10 Aug 2012

Roy Hodgson has named Tottenham Hotspur's 22-year-old midfielder Jake Livermore in his England squad for the friendly against Italy on Wednesday in Berne. Livermore (pictured), who made 38 appearances during his breakout season at...
 

England climb to third in FIFA world rankings

8 Aug 2012

England have risen to an all-time high of third in FIFA’s latest world rankings, despite having only made it to the quarter-finals of Euro 2012. Uruguay are the team to lose out, dropping to fourth place, as their 2011 Copa America...
 

Lewington makes permanent switch

7 Jul 2012

Fulham stalwart Ray Lewington has severed his ties with the West London club to join Roy Hodgson’s England coaching staff on a permanent basis. Lewington, who made 407 league appearances in his career with Chelsea, Wimbledon, Fulham...
 

Does FIFA’s ranking system need revision?

6 Jul 2012

Five days on from Spain’s victory in the final of Euro 2012, pundits around the world are still raving about the possibility that this Spanish side is the greatest of all time. It seems unfathomable that a team from our generation...
 

England’s 5 biggest penalty fails ever

5 Jul 2012

The sight of England trooping off the field after Alessandro Diamanti’s penalty sent Joe Hart the wrong way to clinch a place in the Euro 2012 semi finals was a depressingly familiar sight. The penalty shootout has been a curse...
 

England: Looking ahead to Brazil 2014

30 Jun 2012

Another European Championship passes with another quarter-final defeat for England. Again, it’s the old foe, penalties. Some will have been depressed and concerned by England’s displays at Euro 2012. Others will rue the lack...
 

Rio mouths off again

27 Jun 2012

Just when you thought the mood around England was improving – that press, players and fans alike were for once recognising our limitations but being cautiously optimistic for the future – along comes Rio Ferdinand with another outburst. ...
 

England player ratings

26 Jun 2012

Another major quarter-final, another exit on penalties for England. It may sound like the same old story for the England national team however, on this occasion England didn’t underachieve or weren’t victims of bad luck or poor refereeing...
 

Roy Hodgson: What's the verdict?

25 Jun 2012

England may be out of Euro 2012 but Roy Hodgson (pictured) has instilled belief and optimism in an England team that had previously looked devoid of both. Total Football runs the rule over Hodgson’s tenure so far. Hodgson’s tactics ...