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Pearce Happy to See Jones Progress

Pearce Happy to See Jones Progress

ENGLAND Under-21 boss Stuart Pearce does not mind being shorn of the services of his first-choice captain Phil Jones - even though the defender did not feature for the seniors against Bulgaria after being called up by Fabio Capello. 5 Sep 2011
Pearce Laments Ukraine Failure

Pearce Laments Ukraine Failure

STUART Pearce admitted England had paid the price for their poor start to the European Under-21 Championship after crashing out of the tournament in agonising fashion. 20 Jun 2011
Stark Upeat Despite Defeat

Stark Upeat Despite Defeat

SCOTLAND Under-21 boss Billy Stark reflected on his side's first defeat of their European Championship qualifying campaign and said: "We've got nothing to be afraid of in this group". 7 Sep 2009
Hart Fails In Uefa Appeal

Hart Fails In Uefa Appeal

UEFA have rejected an appeal for England Under-21 goalkeeper Joe Hart to have his yellow card from the European Championship semi-final overturned. 29 Jun 2009
Final's All About Character - Pearce

Final's All About Character - Pearce

ENGLAND Under-21 coach Stuart Pearce is relishing his first international final and has urged his youngsters to show "guts" against old adversaries Germany on Monday. 28 Jun 2009
Pearce Hopes To Cure Hart-Break

Pearce Hopes To Cure Hart-Break

ENGLAND Under-21 coach Stuart Pearce will appeal against Joe Hart's booking during the penalty shoot-out against Sweden which will rule the goalkeeper out of the European Championship final. 27 Jun 2009
Tigers Keen To Wrap Up Campbell Deal

Tigers Keen To Wrap Up Campbell Deal

HULL are confident of completing a deal for Manchester United's England Under-21 striker Fraizer Campbell in the near future. 16 Jun 2009
Gut Feeling Pays Off For Pearce

Gut Feeling Pays Off For Pearce

ENGLAND Under-21 coach Stuart Pearce admitted taking Theo Walcott off at half-time during the victory over Finland was a gamble which could have left him embarrassed. 16 Jun 2009
Jet-Setter Pearce Inspired By England Potential

Jet-Setter Pearce Inspired By England Potential

AN exhausted Stuart Pearce may have been feeling the effects of a whistle-stop trip to Kazakhstan but the England Under-21 boss insisted it is hard not to be excited by the prospect of working with the country's best young players. 8 Jun 2009
England And Italy's U-21 Sides Draw

England And Italy's U-21 Sides Draw

Leroy Lita is positive England can reach the quarter-finals of the European Under-21 Championship despite blowing a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 with Italy tonight. 15 Jun 2007