Euro 2012 players ruled out of Olympics
Euro stars ruled out of Olympics
December 17, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Team GB manager and England Under-21 coach Stuart Pearce, who had not initially ruled anyone out, described it as "a sensible football decision".
The self-imposed embargo means the likes of Wayne Rooney, Jack Wilshere and Phil Jones can abandon any hopes of featuring in front of a home crowd at the Olympics.