Rio Set To Miss Toon Opener

Last updated : 12 August 2014 By @blades_mad1889
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England made it to only the second round of the FIFA World Cup before being knocked out by Germany (1-4); but for Manchester United centre-half he failed to make an appearance after be picked up a knee injury prior to their opener against USA.

He was due to be captain for this year's England World Cup team but a collision with Emile Heskey in training and was ruled out for the entire tournament.