Roy Hodgson has admitted that he tested Daniel Sturridge's commitment to England by picking him against Germany last month even though the striker was not completely fit.
Three Lions booed off after 1-0 defeat to Germany at Wembley
Few give Roy Hodgson's side a chance at next summer's tournament in Brazil
The winger has made an impression on the national side since breaking into the team
Zaha is yet to feature under David Moyes in the Premier League and hasn't played since the curtain-raising Community Shield victory over Wigan in August
The Football Association have increased Polish fans' ticket allocation for the World Cup qualifier at Wemebley but Gerrard feels it will only add to the atmosphere
The duplication of their midfield roles makes England look one-paced
Roy Hodgson said on Monday that Andros Townsend, England’s match-winner on Friday, had picked up an unspecified injury in training and cast some doubt over whether the Tottenham man would play in Tuesday’s must-win World Cup qualifier against Poland.
The 22-year-old scored a stunning goal against Montenegro to cap a fine display
Sterling will provide cover to Friday night's hero Andros Townsend and Danny Welbeck on the flanks
He is uniquely ill-suited to one of Britain's most high-profile, high stress jobs - and we should wish him all the best
Wayne Rooney set aside the obvious delight at his own resurgence to acclaim the talents of the remarkable Andros Townsend, the kid from nowhere driving England towards the World Cup.
A look ahead to tonight’s World Cup qualifier at Wembley
The FA has confirmed that the midfielder will not feature against at Wembley tonight although he was not expected to be named in the starting line-up
Roy Hodgson has issued a rallying cry that England would meet the public expectation that they should reach the World Cup finals next summer, as they prepare for the first of their final two qualifiers against Montenegro – and added he would make no excuses in the event of failure.
The Montenegro coach, Branko Brnovic, resisted the temptation to tear into England for a second time as he contemplates the monumental task of leading his patched-up team to victory at Wembley and possibly taking over top spot in World Cup qualifying Group H.