Sterling gets a England call

Updated: 10 September 2012 20:43 IST

Following Theo Walcott's injury ommission, Liverpool's 17-year-old winger Raheem Sterling has been called into the England side by manager Roy Hodgson for the World Cup qualifier against Ukraine on Tuesday.

New Delhi:

Following Theo Walcott's injury ommission, Liverpool's 17-year-old winger Raheem Sterling has been called into the England side by manager Roy Hodgson for the World Cup qualifier against Ukraine on Tuesday.

Tootenham's Jake Livermore and Southampton's Adam Lallana have also been brought in.

Chelsea defenders John Terry and Ashley Cole are both unavailable for the Group H tie at Wembley because of ankle injuries.

Walcott, reportedly had been very ill, and has returned to his club ARsenal. Hodgson hopes that Chelsea forward, Daniel Sturridge will recover in time from stomach cramps to be in the English line-up.

Topics : Arsenal Udinese Wayne Rooney Andre Wisdom Liverpool Raheem Sterling Ukraine Football
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