Carroll, Green and Downing start: England v Norway

(Sporting Alert) — Andy Carroll and Robert Green, as announced by manager Roy Hodgson in midweek, start for England in their first outing under the new boss against Norway in Oslo tonight. Hodgson, who took over from Fabio Capello had said: “Andy ended the season well and has continued in the same vein with us,…

Derby Day: Manchester City v Manchester United Live

MANCHESTER (Sporting Alert) — Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has made four changes to side to face Manchester City in the crucial Barclays Premier League clash tonight. Live Match Coverage is on ESPN3.com and ESPN Phil Jones, Ryan Giggs, Chris Smalling and Park Ji-sung all received recalls for what is expected to be a…

Premier League: Chelsea vs QPR starting teams

LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Fernando Torres returned to the starting line up for Chelsea for the Barclays Premier League clash with QPR at Stamford Bridge. The forward who came on the score against Barcelona and helped send Chelsea through to the final, replaces Didier Drogba in the starting XI. Also are Daniel Sturridge and Salomon…