Injury May Rob ‘Devastated’ Andy Carroll Of His First England Cap

Chris Wright

15th, November 2010

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By Chris Wright

Newcastle United striker Andy Carroll has admitted that he would be ‘devastated’ if the groin twang he sustained during Saturday’s 0-0 draw with Fulham rules him out of England’s friendly with France on Wednesday evening thus robbing him of his first senior cap.

Speaking after the game, 21-year-old Carroll said:

“I’ll be devastated if I have to pull out. It’s been my dream to play for England.”

In further news, West Ham’s Carlton Cole has been called up as cover for Gabriel Agbonlahor ,

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