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Pompey trio in England squad

Pompey trio in England squad

David James, Glen Johnson and Jermain Defoe have all been called into the 30 man provisional England squad for the friendly with France in Paris next week.

Fabio Capello will once again trim this squad to 23 players on Saturday night, but hopefully Johnson will this time make the final cut, rather than be cut, whereas Defoe came in as a late replacement shortly after signing for us last time.

The main thing, should all 3 make it into the squad and/or play a part against France is injuries are avoided, as we have our biggest game in years coming up shortly after this - in case you have forgotten or have been on another planet that game will be the FA cup semi final…

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Writer:pompeyrug
Date:Thursday March 20 2008
Time: 2:50PM

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I expect Johnson to start as the only other Right Back is Brown and he is not playing well. Three players in the England squad are we dreaming - pulls out needle - no definitely not.
eastneydave
20/03/2008 16:08:00
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A great reflcetion on us all. Let's hope they are on the pitch at the same time, has it happened before? Then safely home, it's only a friendly after all.
storagematt
20/03/2008 16:12:00
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we deserve it!
pompeycarpet
20/03/2008 16:43:00
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*they deserve it
pompeycarpet
20/03/2008 17:35:00
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A proper manager like capello knows what he is doing.
pompeysno.9
20/03/2008 18:41:00
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JERMAINE DEFOE CAN'T PLAY AGAINST SPURS THIS WEEK ACCORDING TO FIFA !!
stfc ballboy
20/03/2008 18:48:00
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HAVE JUST READ ON POMPEYS WEBSITE THAT DEFOE CAN NOT PLAY I CANT BELIEVE IT SOMETHING NOT RIGHT THERE LETS HOPE IT IS WHAT THEY SAY IT IS AND WILL NOT GET A NASTY SHOCK IN THE SUMMER
knocker
20/03/2008 18:58:00
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SURELY WHEN WE PLAY AGINST MAN CITY BENJANI CAN'T PLAY AGAINST US
stfc ballboy
20/03/2008 19:25:00
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Benjani didnt sign on loan first, they bent the rules for City, but wont bend them for us. Absolute disgrace, the FA prove what mugs they are once more!!
Owenspompey
20/03/2008 19:43:00
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Sure is a disgrace. Still we can play our Cup side and practice things before Wembley.
eastneydave
20/03/2008 19:52:00
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