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Few surprises for the England squad

Updated: May 16, 2012, 1:48 PM ET
By James Tyler

To paraphrase Sir Alex Ferguson for a moment, "The England squad. Bloody hell."

In the 15 or so days since Roy Hodgson agreed to take the most volatile (and most scrutinized) managerial position since Steve Carell left "The Office," it appears that Hodgson hasn't shaken the foundations of English soccer in selecting a squad rich in youth, verve and potency. If anything, England's 23-man roster has a bizarre sameness to it that, being honest, we should have expected all ...

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