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Hodgson Names Walcott & The Ox In Euro Squad

Hodgson Names Walcott & The Ox In Euro Squad

Arsenal duo, Theo Walcott and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain have been named in Roy Hodgson`s squad for Euro 2012.

With the championships around a month away new England manager Roy Hodgson has chosen the pacey Arsenal pair to the competition.

Walcott is no stranger to the full England set-up, indeed Goran-Eriksonn controversially took him to the Euro 2008 tournament despite never having featured in a top flight game.

The Ox however will be making his maiden voyage towards his full international debut. Having performed brilliantly at under-21 level and then impressing in his first season at Arsenal.

Both players have fully earned their call ups and I`ll look forward to, hopefully, seeing them getting involved in the summer.

Good luck boys.



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Writer:Rocky7
Date:Wednesday May 16 2012
Time: 1:18PM

Comments

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Stuart Downing???!!!!!!
julieloveshenry4ever
16/05/2012 13:29:00
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Happy for both of them. Happy for the Ox and that rules his out of the Olympics. I just hope they bloody use him!!
Trennon
16/05/2012 13:35:00
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@ julieloveshenry4ever "Stuart Downing???!!!!!!" ha ha! That's what everyone is saying.
FunGunner
16/05/2012 13:38:00
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I guess Wenger's ploy (assuming it is that) to use the Ox sparingly, perhaps to take him off the National team radar, has not exactly paid off.
Naijagunner
16/05/2012 13:43:00
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I thought Gibbs would of been nailed on.....? With Wilshire fit that would of been 4 in the England squad.
Scotch Eggs Rule
16/05/2012 13:45:00
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Yeah! Gibbs does deserve a shout. Well, maybe, the Manager has other plans for the team. It is the Olympics for Gibbs then, it will appear.
Naijagunner
16/05/2012 13:59:00
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Gibbs was never gonna make it with the established Cole and Baines. Be silly to take 3 left backs.
Trennon
16/05/2012 14:11:00
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Gibbs was never gonna make it cos, aside from that block that saved us third spot, he's been awful
Ozi Gooner
16/05/2012 14:16:00
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Gibbs over Baines? No chance
shewore
16/05/2012 14:23:00
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Norwich's 'keeper? Hmmm...
damiano_tommassi
16/05/2012 14:52:00
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