Burnley duo called up to England squad

Clarets pair Michael Keane and Tom Heaton have both been included in the England squad for their upcoming games against Germany and Lithuania. The 23-man squad will head to Dortmund for a friendly on Wednesday 22 March before a World Cup qualifier back at Wembley against Lithuania on Sunday 26 March. Keane was called up…

Finney over Messi

Former Preston North End footballer, Eric Jones, labelled Sir Tom Finney as the ‘greatest footballer ever’, rating him higher than Barcelona forward and five-time Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi. The 85-year-old was understudy to Preston’s most iconic sporting figure for five years and affectionately refers to the footballing legend as ‘Sir Tom.’ Jones broke through…