Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Steven Gerrard has pulled out

Steven Gerrard has pulled out of the England squad for Wednesday night's friendly with Holland in Amsterdam.

The Liverpool skipper trained on Monday but felt a slight soreness in his groin and has withdrawn as a precaution.

The remainder of Fabio Capello's squad was able to make the short flight to the Netherlands, where they will be put through their paces at the Amsterdam Arena on Tuesday night.

With Steven Gerrard not making the flight after suffering a slight groin injury in training, coach Fabio Capello has decided Young should fill the left-sided midfield berth.

Ashley Young will start England's friendly with Holland in Amsterdam on Wednesday.

Read more at Football365

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