Reuters Soccer Blog

The missing World Cup XI

June 10, 2010

SOCCER-WORLD/You could go for a three-pronged attack of Nani, Didier Drogba and Arjen Robben. How about Michael Ballack, David Beckham, John Obi Mikel and Michael Essien in your midfield? And build your defence around Rio Ferdinand.

Walcott left out of England World Cup squad – your views

June 1, 2010

So England coach Fabio Capello has been pretty true to his word about only wanting in-form players in his World Cup squad.