The current England manager, Roy Hodgson, has relinquished his starting eleven for the upcoming Euro competition on Thursday. However, who should make the start when referring to the statistics? Who Scored.com have deployed their distinguished statistically-powered rating system to pick the England starting eleven. Then how do you think the team would appear in the Euro 2016 qualifying? Here are some stats that are worth noticing.
Goal Keeper-Rob Green, 35
Even though the goalie has reached his 35, it is doubtful that Rob Green will get a place in the Three Lions squad likely to be striving towards the European Competitions in France in the forthcoming 2016. However, his performance with QPR’s relegation match clearly suggests that the goalie may deserve the call. A rating of 6.72 denotes the best of English goalies. This stats is created by pondering the fact that he leads the Premier League for best saves he made, in which he has made 10 saves in 28 appearances for the Londoners’ squad. This include a league-high 11 he scored from the 6-yard area.
Right Back Clyne Nathaniel
England is without a doubt known to forage for a long-term solution for its right back. Could Clyne Nathaniel be the solution to the enigma in defending? An important part in the Premier league’s best defense, the player has a rating of 7.17. He has committed 97 clean tackle this season, which is the joint-most in the entire top flight compared to Chelsea’s Nemanja Matic. On the other hand, his 56.4 percent dribble accomplishment makes him a threat for the opponent too. The Man United’s Chris Smalling has been increasingly crucial to Louis can Gaal in as much as he seems to turn the club’s performance around. His brace against Burnley endowed the rating with a boost and now he reaches 7.34. this being said, he has been recognized as England’s best defenders. It also should be noted that he only makes this starting eleven because of Tomkins’ absence due to injury. However, Smalling accomplished pass rate, 88.5 percent, truly highlights that he is a real threat going forward to score and helm the team.
Center Back Jones
Man United’s defender, Phil Jones, also gets the pick among the highest rated English center defenders. Jones has made 3.6 interceptions each game, this ranks him at the second place from his peers, Mile Jedinak, in the Premier League. So, what is your picks?