Stuart Pearce

It's the Worst Teams That Bring Out the Best in Football

Matthew Smith | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK Sport
Matthew Smith

So transfer deadline has come and gone once again, with rumoured big money deals turning out to be fairy stories replaced by the reality of Bournemouth signing a back up left back and Charlton bringing a couple in on loan. Where's 'Arry when you need him...

The Best Players Who Rose Through the Lower Leagues to Play for England

Alex Johnson | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport
Alex Johnson

Unfortunately, it's never been easier for an English player to get called up to the national squad. With the large amount of cheap, foreign imports being snapped up by Premier League clubs, Roy Hodgson has an astoundingly decreasing pool of talent at his disposal to pick from...

Samuel Luckhurst

Standing Still Rather Than Moving Forward? | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK Sport

It seems you have to have appeared in a Pizza Hut advert to coach the England Under-21 team these days. Stuart Pearce's successor, Gareth Southgate, h...

England Failures, What's The Reason?

Adam Bond | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK Sport
Adam Bond

England football on all levels has been heavily criticized by the media and some say it is because of the Premier League, let's explore this further before we really get into why England have failed.

Damage Limitation?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.06.2013 | UK Sport

Stuart Pearce was today informed by the Football Association he will not be kept on as England Under-21s manager. The former international full-bac...

The Pet-Project Hasn't Worked: Why It's Time to Sack Stuart Pearce

Frankie Hobbs | Posted 16.08.2013 | UK Sport
Frankie Hobbs

Under-21 football is less about the results and more about developing the players and playing football in a way that should mirror a bigger vision for football in the country. Stuart Pearce's tenure has not only failed to deliver results, but it has provided no vision, no hope and no entertainment for those brave enough to watch.

Samuel Luckhurst

England Under-21s Need Hoddle, Not Pearce | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 06.06.2013 | UK Sport

Why is Stuart Pearce still the England Under-21s' coach? He is coaching the youngsters for the fourth time at a European Championship having won three...

McManaman Gets England Under-21 Call-Up For Israel

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.05.2013 | UK Sport

Wigan Athletic winger Callum McManaman has been named in Stuart Pearce's England Under-21 squad for the European Championship in Israel. One of two...

Fergie Furious With Pearce Over Disclosing Jones Injury

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 08.02.2013 | UK Sport

Sir Alex Ferguson has expressed his anger with Stuart Pearce after the England Under-21 coach disclosed the nature of Phil Jones' injury this week. ...

PICTURES/VIDEO: FA Condemn Racist Chanting In Serbia During U21s Match

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK Sport

The Football Association has condemned and reported the racist chanting at the end of England Under-21s' European Championship qualifier in Serbia, wh...

Samuel Luckhurst

PICTURES: Team GB Progress To Quarters After 1-0 Win Vs. Uruguay | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 02.08.2012 | UK Sport

Team GB have qualified for the quarter-finals of the London 2012 Olympics football tournament after a tetchy 1-0 win against Uruguay. They will now fa...

Team GB have Their First Win, and Now Their Last Chance

Richard Berry | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK Sport
Richard Berry

Team GB's men's football team have improved markedly in each of the first three games of their reincarnation. Although the opposition faced has been progressively weaker every time, the growing understanding among Team GB players has been very encouraging.

Stuart Pearce is Going to Blow Team GB's Moment of History

Richard Berry | Posted 19.09.2012 | UK Sport
Richard Berry

And if it is Team GB's fate to depart early from its first Olympic football competition for several decades, then surely we should have done so being led by Beckham, who did so much to make it all possible, and certainly with representatives from across the UK.

Team GB Football Team Assemble

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Sport

The London 2012 build-up became more tangible on Monday when Team GB's football team moved into their Olympic village accommodation for the Games. ...

GALLERY: Team GB Training

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 09.07.2012 | UK Sport

Team GB's football team trained for the first time together on Monday, with just 17 days to go until their London 2012 Olympic Games opener against Se...

Britain Would be Greater With David Beckham at the London Olympics

Sam Peoples | Posted 31.08.2012 | UK Sport
Sam Peoples

Today, Stuart Pearce will announce his Great Britain squad for the London Olympics 2012 football tournament. It is understood that David Beckham will not be part of the final 18 with the three over-23 candidates likely to be England's Micah Richards and Wales duo Ryan Giggs and Craig Bellamy.

Call me Golden Medals - Why David Beckham Should be an Olympian

Andrew Gold | Posted 29.08.2012 | UK Sport
Andrew Gold

One thing is certain - when historians and sports fans around the world review the London 2012 Olympic Games in years to come, they will detect a puzzling golden ball-shaped hole in its legacy.

You're Cut - Beckham Misses Out On London 2012 Dream

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 28.08.2012 | UK Sport

David Beckham's dreams of participating at the London 2012 Olympic Games are over after Stuart Pearce omitted him from the Team GB football squad. ...

GALLERY: 22 Pictures Charting Racism In Football Throughout The Decades

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Sport

Euro 2012 has already been polluted by three separate incidents of racism, involving players from countries as diverse as Holland, the Czech Republic ...

Africans, Arabs And (South) Americans For Team GB Football Team

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK Sport

The Team GB football team have been drawn alongside Senegal, the United Arab Emirates and Uruguay for the London 2012 Olympic Games. Coached by Stu...

Harry To Get A Pep Talk?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Sport

Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola and Real Madrid's Jose Mourinho are both on the FA's official shortlist for the England managerial role after Stuart Pea...

Brooking: Capello Successor Could 'Parachute In'

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Sport

The next England manager could be "parachuted in" just days before the start of this summer's European Championship. Sir Trevor Brooking, part of t...

5 Things England Fans Don't Want To See Again

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Sport

Rare is it that a 3-2 scoreline should not be deemed entertaining, but international friendlies have delivered joyless affairs for almost two decades ...

Yes M'lady - Scott Parker To Lead Queen And Country

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Sport

Scott Parker has been announced as the new England captain for tonight's friendly against Holland. Voted the Three Lions' player of the year for 20...

Pearce Skips Announcing Captaincy

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Sport

Stuart Pearce will wait until Wednesday morning before announcing who England's captain will be for the friendly against Holland. With Joe Hart pen...