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Theo Walcott has become the fourth player to withdraw from the England squad for tomorrow's friendly against Italy in Switzerland.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is out of the England squad for Wednesday's friendly against Italy in Switzerland after suffering an ankle injury during Arsenal's game against Cologne.
Tottenham skipper Michael Dawson insists team-mate Gareth Bale did not fake an ankle injury sustained during a recent pre-season friendly against Liverpool.
Brazil have suffered a major blow to their Olympic hopes with the news that first-choice goalkeeper Rafael Cabral will miss the tournament with a right elbow problem.
Tottenham winger Gareth Bale has suffered an injury that will rule him out of the Great Britain Squad for next month's Olympic Games in London.
Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley is desperate to play alongside David Beckham for Team GB at London 2012.