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

Chris Wright

15th, November 2010


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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