UK time is: 19:20:33
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Twelve Sunderland stars on international duty

Twelve Sunderland players have been called-up for international duty this week.

Seb Larsson has been selected as part of Erik Hamren's Sweden squad as they take on Argentina in Stockholm.

The winger will come up against the likes of Lionel Messi, Ezequiel Lavezzi and co. as the Swedes host Argentina on Wednesday.

Giovanni Trapattoni has called up Sunderland's three Republic of Ireland players, with John O'Shea, James McClean and Keiren Westwood all hoping to face Poland.

Ireland host the Poles at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Wednesday.

Scottish pair Phil Bardsley and Steven Fletcher have been called up as part of Gordon Strachan's first national squad to take on Estonia.

Strachan kicks-off his reign as Scotland boss with a friendly against Estonia and Aberdeen's Pittodire.

Also in Home Nations action is midfielder David Vaughan.

The Welsh playmaker is once again part of Chris Coleman's squad for their friendly against Austria at the Liberty Stadium.

Simon Mignolet is part of Belgium's squad for their friendly with the Netherlands on Saturday 9 of February in Wagergem.

Ahmed Elmohamady is in line to face Chile in an away match for Egypt, whilst Stephane Sessegnon has been selected for Benin.

At youth level, Connor Wickham is part of Stuart Pearce's England U21 squad as they take on Sweden at Walsall's Banks' Stadium.

Goalkeeper Jordan Pickford's U19's are in action against Denmark on Tuesday in Doncaster.

Good luck to all those involved.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: safc123 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday February 4 2013

Time: 1:02PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Sunderland A.F.C. Articles

Stats: Newcastle v Sunderland (Sunday December 21 2014)

Tyne-Wear Derby: Team News (Sunday December 21 2014)

Pardew In Confident Mood (Sunday December 21 2014)

Newcastle vs Sunderland... Draw Likely? (Sunday December 21 2014)

Germans Looking At Jozy (Monday December 15 2014)

Its a Dive, says Allardyce. (Monday December 15 2014)

Stats: Sunderland v West Ham United (Saturday December 13 2014)

Sunderland vs West Ham Utd: Team News (Saturday December 13 2014)

Archived Sunderland A.F.C. Articles

List All Vital Sunderland Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Book Thief 16
2. Barry Green 14
3. smegma 6
4. Dirty Dave 5
5. roggy 5
6. andyj1973 2
7. Alan Hedley 2

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Everton 17 5 6 6 0 21
12. Aston Villa 17 5 5 7 -10 20
13. Stoke 16 5 4 7 -3 19
14. Sunderland 17 3 10 4 -9 19
15. WBA 17 4 5 8 -6 17
16. Q.P.R. 17 5 2 10 -12 17
17. Crystal Palace 17 3 6 8 -8 15

Breaking League News

Bent Wants Brighton Stay
» Aston Villa : 21/12/2014 19:18:00
Prem - Hull 0-1 Swansea
» Hull City : 21/12/2014 18:35:00
Prem - Man City 3-0 Palace
» Crystal Palace : 21/12/2014 18:32:00
Hill On Crucial West Bromwich Albion Victory
» Q.P.R. : 21/12/2014 17:42:00
A Great Fightback For Harry
» Q.P.R. : 21/12/2014 17:30:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM vs West Ham
Suggested By:  
Pantilimon 58%
Vergini 0%
O'Shea 0%
Brown 14%
Réveillere 0%
Cattermole 14%
Johnson 0%
Larsson 14%
Gómez 0%
Wickham 0%
Altidore 0%
Fletcher 62' 0%
Álvarez 70' 0%