He has scored 53 goals in an England shirt and appeared for the Three Lions on more than 100 occasions but Everton’s Wayne Rooney insists his appearance at the 2002 UEFA European Under-17 Championship was the launchpad for his career.
Tuesday Team Talk: Welcome to the FA… new commission a shambles, Rio Ferdinand’s appointment a farce
FA Chairman set up the commission to help develop the national team
Family thrilled as Oldham-born Sir Walter Winterbottom celebrated as coaching pioneer at FA headquarters
A bronze statue was unveiled today
‘Fans may not get home until midnight’: Sir Alex wary of sluggish goal-line technology causing hefty match delays
Manchester United boss wants quick decisions, for a change.
Roy Hodgson must employ Carrick’s genius for England.
Manchester United’s Danny Welbeck caps off successful England campaign with Player of the Year nomination
City keeper Joe Hart also on the shortlist.
The group will train at the FA national coaching headquarters.