He shone for his country in a nicely balanced midfield with Liam Brady and Gerry Daly
The courts will soon decide the future of Portsmouth and Coventry, rivals joined in uncertainty
Carl Ikeme hurt himself in frustration after an uncharacteristic mistake
Current contract expires in the summer
Daniel Sturridge also in doubt for Wembley friendly as Steven Gerrard awarded England player of year
Arsenal midfielder will not take part in European Under-21 Championship
Hodgson drops trio to Under-21s to prepare them for junior Euros
Betting advice from Michael Holden of Best of the Bets
Bournemouth have signed former England international goalkeeper David James until the end of the season.
Julio Cesar has expressed both surprise and delight about the prospect of joining QPR as he closes in on a shock transfer from Inter Milan.
Junior Hoilett believes QPR are heading in the right direction following their nightmare start to the season.
West Brom have completed the signing of Swedish striker Markus Rosenberg on a three-year contract, the Barclays Premier League club have confirmed.
Klaas-Jan Huntelaar is still in his prime and surely must be coveted by the Premier League’s big spenders
Sir Trevor Brooking, a key figure in the Football Association's recruitment of the new England manager, would not allow any personal issues to affect his judgement as to whether Harry Redknapp is a suitable candidate for the role, it is understood.
Birmingham have confirmed the Football League have placed them under a transfer embargo after they failed to submit their club accounts on time.
Former energy secretary Chris Huhne has hired Harry Redknapp's legal team to fight allegations of perverting the course of justice.