What are England’s chances against Italy?

Italy and England are actually very similar, the Azzurri came out and looked like attacking against the Republic of Ireland, and absorbed all the pressure against both Croatia and Spain in Group B. Both sides are naturally cautious, however, England is less likely to be caught out on the break by the Italians as they would have been if it were Spain. Wayne Rooney has been off form, what … [Read more...]

England Blue is the New Red

Ever since Bobby Moore and the team won the world cup in 1966 red has been the iconic choice of colour for the England team. Maybe blue is thought to be luckier as the team chose to give their new dark/light blue away kit a run-out even though there was no colour clash with Norway. England's 3-0 win in September in Bulgaria and the 2-2 draw against Montenegro in October accounts for the popular … [Read more...]