England 30-Man Squad Player Profiles

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GOALKEEPERS ROBERT GREEN (West Ham) Born: 18/01/80, Chertsey.

England debut: v Colombia, New Jersey 31/5/05.

Caps: Nine.. First England keeper to be sent off, v Ukraine in Dnepr, October 2009.

JOE HART (Manchester City) Born: 19/04/87, Shrewsbury. England debut: v Trinidad, Port of Spain 01/06/08.

Caps: One. DAVID JAMES (Portsmouth) Born: 01/08/70, Welwyn.

England debut: v Mexico, Wembley 29/3/97. Caps: 49.

. Not started a game for his country since Ukraine at Wembley, April 2009.

DEFENDERS GLEN JOHNSON (Liverpool) Born: 23/08/84, London. England debut: v Denmark, Old Trafford, 16/11/03.


Caps: 20.. Never scored for England but managed four assists in win over Andorra, June 2009. STEPHEN WARNOCK (Aston Villa) Born: 12/12/81, Ormskirk. England debut: v Trinidad and Tobago, Port of Spain, 01/06/08.

Caps: 1. RIO FERDINAND (Manchester United) Born: 07/11/78, Peckham. England debut: v Cameroon, Wembley, 15/11/97.

Caps: 76.

. Appointed England captain following John Terry's sacking, February 2010.

JOHN TERRY (Chelsea) Born: 07/12/80, Barking. England debut: v Serbia and Montenegro, Walkers Stadium, 03/06/03.

Caps: 58. MATTHEW UPSON (West Ham) Born: 18/04/79, Hartismere, Suffolk.

England debut: v South Africa, Durban, 22/05/03.

Caps: 19.. Started nine of England's last 15 games, including last one v Egypt, March 2010.

LEDLEY KING (Tottenham) Born: 12/10/80, Bow. England debut: v Italy, Elland Road, 27/03/02.

Caps: 19.. Received surprise call-up for matches against Slovakia and Ukraine, but released two days later, March 2009.

JAMIE CARRAGHER (Liverpool) Born: 28/01/78, Bootle.

England debut: v Hungary, Budapest, 28/04/99. Caps: 34.

. Talked out of retirement after quitting at being used so sporadically, August 2007.

MICHAEL DAWSON (Tottenham) Born: 18/11/83, Northallerton.

England debut: Not applicable. Caps: 0.. Part of Sven Goran Eriksson's reserve squad in 2006 but did not make the final cut. ASHLEY COLE (Chelsea) Born: 20/12/80, Stepney.

England debut: v Albania, Tirana, 28/03/01. Caps: 77.

. Aiming to appear in his third World Cup finals after starring in 2002 and 2006.

LEIGHTON BAINES (Everton) Born: 11/12/84, Kirkby.

England debut: v Egypt, Wembley, 03/03/10. Caps: 1.. Part of the Wigan side that won the Second Division title in 2002-03.

MIDFIELD AARON LENNON (Tottenham) Born: 16/04/87, Leeds. England debut: v Jamaica, Old Trafford 03/06/06.

Caps: 15. Made two appearances at the 2006 World Cup after surprisingly called up by Sven Goran Eriksson.

THEO WALCOTT (Arsenal) Born: 16/03/09, Stanmore.

England debut: v Hungary, Old Trafford 30/05/06. …