Johnson out of England squad for Brazil friendly

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 11, 2009 - 12:49

London: Liverpool right back Glenn Johnson has pulled out of England`s squad for this weekend`s friendly against Brazil in Doha, the FA said.

"Glen Johnson will not travel with England to face Brazil and has returned to Liverpool this evening," a statement on the FA`s website said.
"Johnson was assessed by the England medical staff and has returned to his club for further treatment."
England, who will also be without Johnson`s Liverpool team mate Steven Gerrard and LA Galaxy`s David Beckham, face Brazil in the Khalifa Stadium on Saturday.

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First Published: Wednesday, November 11, 2009 - 12:49

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