England v Bulgaria

Crouch ruled out of Euro 2012 qualifiers

September 1, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Tottenham Hotspur striker Peter Crouch has withdrawn from the England squad with a back injury and will miss the Euro 2012 qualifiers against Bulgaria and Switzerland.

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Crouch was called up by manager Fabio Capello despite concerns about what club boss Harry Redknapp initially thought was a rib problem. However, Capello included an extra striker in his initial 24-man squad as cover and ...

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