Newcastle star out of England friendly with Norway

first_img Jack Colback 1 Newcastle United star Jack Colback has been ruled out of England’s friendly with Norway as Roy Hodgson admits no uncapped players will start the game.The 24-year-old midfielder, who joined the Magpies from rivals Sunderland on a free transfer this summer, earned his first call-up after a promising start to the Premier League campaign.But Three Lions boss Roy Hodgson has now revealed Colback, affectionately known as ‘the Ginger Pirlo’, is out of the clash at Wembley.He said: “He’s been having treatment since we got together on the Sunday but unfortunately it’s still going to be a day too soon for him.“Hopefully he’ll recover by Thursday so when we go to St George’s Park he’ll train but unfortunately he’s out of the game for tomorrow, but he’s the only one.”last_img

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