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Robinson misses out on World Cup squad

Robinson misses out on World Cup squad

More on this as we get it but Paul Robinson has missed out on one of the three goalkeeping berths in the England World Cup provisional 30 man squad.

As expected, Fabio Capello has to opted to select Robert Green, David James and Joe Hart as his three goalkeepers for the tournament.

But Fabio has left Robbo at home and decided to take at least two inferior goalkeepers to Blackburn's No.1

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Writer:Mikey Delap
Date:Tuesday May 11 2010
Time: 2:22PM

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The positive is that he now can relax and prepare for the next season.......cheers
riisenholt
11/05/2010 14:29:00
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No surprises here for me. He was never going to get called up, Capello has made this clear from the start by not giving him a chance. As riisenholt says he can go with the family and have a nice relaxing holiday and come back fresh for next year and have another exceptional season.
fransavarese
11/05/2010 15:11:00
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Stupid decision.
Mikey Delap
11/05/2010 15:28:00
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I was hoping for Robinson to make the squad. He's looked back to his best this season. I'd rather we took him than James or Green.
LifeLongBlue
11/05/2010 15:36:00
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one of the many reasons why England won't get past the round of 16
retroflair31
11/05/2010 16:11:00
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too early to be stirring the pot?
retroflair31
11/05/2010 16:13:00
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maybe so retro!!!! I would check your group first :)
Mikey Delap
11/05/2010 16:28:00
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Shocking decison to be honest....doesnt fill me with any optimism that the goal will be filled by one of the nominated keepers!!!
mani13963
11/05/2010 16:50:00
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No Robbo but JAMES and GREEN instead??? Capello u better win it mate, these two may be the reason why we don't!!
ITSALLROVER
11/05/2010 17:02:00
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Personally I'm not surprised that Robbo has missed out, it doesn't mean I'm not disappointed though!!
Walker
11/05/2010 18:32:00
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