Posts Tagged ‘Stewart Downing’

Jordan Henderson: from overhyped to underrated 2

Jordan Henderson: from overhyped to underrated

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Jordan Henderson is the last man standing. Of the three expensive – see: overpriced – Englishmen brought in by Kenny Dalglish, gone are Andy Carroll and Stewart Downing. Of this North Eastern triumvirate, it is the boy from Sunderland who remains. Many balked at the fee when Liverpool paid £16m – potentially rising to £20m […]

Plethora of wingers masks lack of England depth 6

Plethora of wingers masks lack of England depth

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Having analysed Fabio Capello’s options at full-back in his last piece Jamie Smith moves up the park to the wingers, where, he argues, there are lots of options, but little quality within them. A year ago, Joe Cole and Theo Walcott looked absolute certainties to be in the starting eleven for England at the World […]