Feb 08, 2013 08:42 EST
Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson on Friday criticised the Football Association for breach of confidentiality after England under-21 coach Stuart Pearce revealed that Phil Jones had shingles.
Feb 01, 2013 12:43 EST
Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has no issues with Phil Jones dropping into the England under-21 squad, but admits players can sometimes struggle with the demotion.
Dec 13, 2012 21:40 EST
Manchester United star Rio Ferdinand accused UEFA of not taking racism seriously after Serbia were fined 80,000 euros following an under-21 match in which England players claimed they were racially abused.
Aug 04, 2012 19:31 EDT
Great Britain's first men's Olympic football tournament for more than 50 years ended in familiar fashion with an Englishman missing a penalty as they lost a shoot-out against South Korea on Saturday.
Aug 01, 2012 17:40 EDT
Hosts Great Britain won through to the Olympic men's football quarter-finals after Daniel Sturridge's goal secured a 1-0 win over Uruguay at Cardiff's Millennium Stadium on Wednesday.
Jul 29, 2012 18:39 EDT
Spain's bid to add Olympic gold to their world and European titles ended in failure on Sunday with a shock 1-0 loss to Honduras.
Jul 26, 2012 07:07 EDT
Gareth Bale's return from injury was welcomed by the head of the British Olympic Association as he rejected suggestions from FIFA chief Sepp Blatter the winger risked a ban by playing for Tottenham during London 2012.
Jul 25, 2012 14:49 EDT
Britain's footballers are battling widespread apathy about their Olympic campaign -- but coach Stuart Pearce is convinced it will turn around as soon as the action starts on Thursday.
Jul 25, 2012 10:03 EDT
Gareth Bale risks being banned for playing for Tottenham while the Olympics are in progress -- but only if England's Football Association submits a formal complaint, FIFA president Sepp Blatter said Wednesday.
Jul 25, 2012 09:25 EDT
The Olympics start Wednesday, two days before the opening ceremony as Britain's women footballers kick off the Games, but commuters in London suffered delays as reserved road lanes came into operation.
Jul 25, 2012 07:54 EDT
David Beckham has confirmed he will take part in Friday's Olympics opening ceremony following his shock snub from Britain's football team, it was reported Wednesday.
Jul 21, 2012 21:03 EDT
Great Britain football striker Daniel Sturridge thanked manager Stuart Pearce on Saturday for keeping his Olympic hopes alive after his Games chances appeared to have been ended by illness.
Jul 21, 2012 12:47 EDT
Sir Clive Woodward wants the Great Britain football team to compete at future Olympic Games despite internal opposition to their involvement at London 2012.
Jul 19, 2012 10:05 EDT
Great Britain and Chelsea striker Daniel Sturridge will discover after Friday's friendly against Brazil if his Olympic dream has been shattered by a meningitis scare.
Jul 18, 2012 22:28 EDT
The team that many of their compatriots didn't want will return in public after decades of unmourned absence Friday without their biggest star and against one of the favourites for an Olympic football tournament where tickets are being withdrawn.
Jul 16, 2012 17:59 EDT
Ryan Giggs wants the Great Britain football team to continue beyond the London 2012 Olympic Games.
Jul 08, 2012 07:04 EDT
Manchester United veteran Ryan Giggs was on Sunday named as captain of the British football team at the London Olympics.
Jul 04, 2012 21:27 EDT
International Olympic Committee president Jacques Rogge supported the decision to omit David Beckham from the British football squad at the London Olympics in comments to CNN on Wednesday.
Jul 04, 2012 21:19 EDT
David Beckham's shock absence from the Olympic football tournament has provoked a storm of controversy, but Stuart Pearce's decision to axe the aging star means the young prodigies of Brazil, Spain and Britain will take their rightful place in the spotlight.
Jul 04, 2012 07:35 EDT
Chelsea confirmed Wednesday that Daniel Sturridge is suffering from viral meningitis but the striker could yet recover in time to play for Britain in the Olympics.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Full name||Stuart Pearce|
|Date of birth||24 April 1962|
|Place of birth||Hammersmith, England|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Playing position||Defender (retired)|
|Current club||England U21 (Manager)|
West Ham United
|Nottingham Forest (caretaker)|
1 Senior club appearances and goals