Striker included for the friendlies with Spain and France having scored in his last eight consecutive Premier League matches
Andy Carroll for England?
Uefa spokesman 'delighted' at the news
'The qualification is a league but when you get there you just need that little bit of luck. We’ve just seen it with rugby.'
Rodgers got closer to a title than any Liverpool manager since 1990
Ings' club teammate Daniel Sturridge not risked after recent return from injury
The 20-year-old had been coveted by both nations
The Spaniard is the FA's first choice to replace Roy Hodgson
The England midfielder is expected to be out for no more than six weeks
Barkley took no part in the win over Canaries after picking up the injury in the FA Cup victory over QPR
The England international is expected to miss the rest of the Gunners' campaign and the tournament in Brazil
The England international will miss the World Cup in Brazil
The midfielder has been in remarkable form this season
The Sun claim that a £10m price-tag has ended negotiations between the FA and BA but the flight company claim they can't free-up an aircraft for the duration of the tournament
The mayor of Manaus, Artur Virgilio, has suggested that the hot reception awaiting England in the city may not be restricted to the sweltering local temperatures. "We are going to make England welcome in Manaus. But that won't stop us cheering for Italy. There are a lot of Italian fans in Brazil. Our connection with Italy goes way back," he said in reference to the large number of descendants of Italian immigrants.
It was left to Sir Geoff Hurst to deliver the fatal blow in Fifa’s glorified game of battleships