2010 Fifa World Cup squads: Group C

The final 23 players for the 32 squads competing in South Africa’s 2010 Fifa World Cup were announced after the deadline for confirmed teams passed on 1 June. Get the low-down on the 736 footballers who will be battling it out for the sport’s biggest trophy from 11 June to 11 July.

 

2010 FIFA WORLD CUP: FIRST STAGE GROUPS
Group A
South Africa
Mexico
Uruguay
France
Group B
Argentina
Nigeria
South Korea
Greece
Group C
England
USA
Algeria
Slovenia
Group D
Germany
Australia
Serbia
Ghana
Group E
Netherlands
Denmark
Japan
Cameroon
Group F
Italy
Paraguay
New Zealand
Slovakia
Group G
Brazil
North Korea
Côte d’Ivoire
Portugal
Group H
Spain
Switzerland
Honduras
Chile

 

GROUP C

ENGLAND

Coach: Fabio Capello

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Position

Player

Date of Birth

Caps

Club

Goalkeeper

David James

1 August 1970 (aged 39)

50

Portsmouth

Goalkeeper

Robert Green

18 January 1980 (aged 30)

9

West Ham United

Goalkeeper

Joe Hart

19 April 1987 (aged 23)

1

Manchester City

Defender

Ashley Cole

20 December 1980 (aged 29)

77

Chelsea

Defender

Rio Ferdinand (captain)

7 November 1978 (aged 31)

76

Manchester United

Defender

John Terry

7 December 1980 (aged 29)

59

Chelsea

Defender

Jamie Carragher

28 January 1978 (aged 32)

34

Liverpool

Defender

Glen Johnson

23 August 1984 (aged 25)

20

Liverpool

Defender

Ledley King

12 October 1980 (aged 29)

19

Tottenham Hotspur

Defender

Matthew Upson

18 April 1979 (aged 31)

19

West Ham United

Defender

Stephen Warnock

12 December 1981 (aged 28)

1

Aston Villa

Midfielder

Steven Gerrard

30 May 1980 (aged 30)

78

Liverpool

Midfielder

Frank Lampard

20 June 1978 (aged 31)

77

Chelsea

Midfielder

Joe Cole

8 November 1981 (aged 28)

53

Chelsea

Midfielder

Gareth Barry

23 February 1981 (aged 29)

36

Manchester City

Midfielder

Shaun Wright-Phillips

25 October 1981 (aged 28)

30

Manchester City

Midfielder

Michael Carrick

28 July 1981 (aged 28)

21

Manchester United

Midfielder

Aaron Lennon

16 April 1987 (aged 23)

15

Tottenham Hotspur

Midfielder

James Milner

4 January 1986 (aged 24)

7

Aston Villa

Forward

Wayne Rooney

24 October 1985 (aged 24)

58

Manchester United

Forward

Emile Heskey

11 January 1978 (aged 32)

57

Aston Villa

Forward

Jermain Defoe

7 October 1982 (aged 27)

39

Tottenham Hotspur

Forward

Peter Crouch

30 January 1981 (aged 29)

37

Tottenham Hotspur

UNITED STATES

Coach: Bob Bradley

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Position

Player

Date of Birth

Caps

Club

1

Goalkeeper

Tim Howard

6 March 1979 (aged 31)

49

Everton

2

Defender

Jonathan Spector

1 March 1986 (aged 24)

24

West Ham United

3

Defender

Carlos Bocanegra (captain)

25 May 1979 (aged 31)

77

Rennes

4

Midfielder

Michael Bradley

31 July 1987 (aged 22)

41

Borussia Mönchengladbach

5

Defender

Oguchi Onyewu

13 May 1982 (aged 28)

51

Milan

6

Defender

Steve Cherundolo

19 February 1979 (aged 31)

57

Hannover 96

7

Midfielder

DaMarcus Beasley

24 May 1982 (aged 28)

90

Rangers

8

Midfielder

Clint Dempsey

9 March 1983 (aged 27)

60

Fulham

9

Forward

Herculez Gomez

6 April 1982 (aged 28)

2

Puebla

10

Midfielder

Landon Donovan

4 March 1982 (aged 28)

121

Los Angeles Galaxy

11

Midfielder

Stuart Holden

1 August 1985 (aged 24)

12

Bolton Wanderers

12

Defender

Jonathan Bornstein

7 November 1984 (aged 25)

29

Chivas USA

13

Midfielder

Ricardo Clark

10 March 1983 (aged 27)

27

Eintracht Frankfurt

14

Forward

Edson Buddle

21 May 1981 (aged 29)

1

Los Angeles Galaxy

15

Defender

Jay DeMerit

4 December 1979 (aged 30)

17

Watford

16

Midfielder

José Francisco Torres

29 October 1987 (aged 22)

8

Pachuca

17

Forward

Jozy Altidore

6 November 1989 (aged 20)

24

Hull City

18

Goalkeeper

Brad Guzan

9 September 1984 (aged 25)

15

Aston Villa

19

Midfielder

Maurice Edu

18 April 1986 (aged 24)

12

Rangers

20

Forward

Robbie Findley

4 August 1985 (aged 24)

4

Real Salt Lake

21

Defender

Clarence Goodson

17 May 1982 (aged 28)

11

Start

22

Midfielder

Benny Feilhaber

19 January 1985 (aged 25)

31

AGF

23

Goalkeeper

Marcus Hahnemann

15 June 1972 (aged 37)

6

Wolverhampton Wanderers

ALGERIA

Coach: Rabah Saâdane

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Position

Player

Date of Birth

Caps

Club

1

Goalkeeper

Lounès Gaouaoui

September 28, 1977 (age 32)

48

ASO Chlef

2

Defender

Madjid Bougherra

October 7, 1982 (age 27)

40

Rangers

3

Defender

Nadir Belhadj

June 18, 1982 (age 27)

44

Portsmouth

4

Defender

Antar Yahia

March 21, 1982 (age 28)

43

Bochum

5

Defender

Rafik Halliche

September 2, 1986 (age 23)

15

Nacional Madeira

6

Midfielder

Yazid Mansouri (captain)

February 25, 1978 (age 32)

66

Lorient

7

Midfielder

Ryad Boudebouz

February 19, 1990 (age 20)

1

FC Sochaux

8

Midfielder

Mehdi Lacen

March 5, 1984 (age 25)

2

Racing Santander

9

Forward

Abdelkader Ghezzal

December 5, 1984 (age 25)

18

Siena

10

Forward

Rafik Saïfi

February 7, 1975 (age 35)

59

Istres

11

Forward

Rafik Djebbour

March 8, 1984 (age 26)

15

AEK Athens

12

Defender

Habib Bellaid

March 28, 1986 (age 24)

1

Eintracht Frankfurt

13

Forward

Karim Matmour

June 25, 1984 (age 25)

21

Borussia Monchengladbach

14

Defender

Carl Medjani

May 15, 1985 (age 25)

0

AC Ajaccio

15

Midfielder

Karim Ziani

August 17, 1982 (age 27)

54

Wolfsburg

16

Goalkeeper

Faouzi Chaouchi

December 5, 1984 (age 25)

9

ES Sétif

17

Midfielder

Adlène Guedioura

November 12, 1985 (age 24)

1

Wolverhampton Wanderers

18

Defender

Abdelkader Laïfaoui

May 15, 1985 (age 25)

6

ES Sétif

19

Midfielder

Hassan Yebda

April 14, 1984 (age 26)

9

Portsmouth

20

Defender

Djamel Mesbah

October 9, 1984 (age 25)

1

Lecce

21

Midfielder

Foued Kadir

December 5, 1983 (age 26)

1

Valenciennes FC

22

Midfielder

Djamel Abdoun

February 14, 1986 (age 24)

6

Nantes

23

Goalkeeper

Raïs M’Bohli

April 25, 1986 (age 24)

1

Slavia Sofia

SLOVENIA

Coach: Matjaž Kek

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Position

Player

Date of Birth

Caps

Club

1

Goalkeeper

Jasmin Handanovič

28 January 1978 (aged 32)

3

Mantova

2

Defender

Mišo Brečko

1 May 1984 (aged 26)

30

Köln

3

Defender

Elvedin Džinič

25 August 1985 (aged 24)

0

Maribor

4

Defender

Marko Šuler

9 March 1983 (aged 27)

16

Gent

5

Defender

Boštjan Cesar

9 July 1982 (aged 27)

41

Grenoble

6

Defender

Branko Ilič

6 February 1983 (aged 27)

36

Lokomotiv Moscow

7

Forward

Nejc Pečnik

3 January 1986 (aged 24)

7

Nacional

8

Midfielder

Robert Koren (captain)

20 September 1980 (aged 29)

45

West Bromwich Albion

9

Forward

Zlatan Ljubijankič

15 December 1983 (aged 26)

16

Gent

10

Forward

Valter Birsa

7 August 1986 (aged 23)

33

Auxerre

11

Forward

Milivoje Novakovič

18 May 1979 (aged 31)

37

Köln

12

Goalkeeper

Samir Handanovič

14 July 1984 (aged 25)

38

Udinese

13

Defender

Bojan Jokić

17 May 1986 (aged 24)

33

Chievo

14

Forward

Zlatko Dedič

10 May 1984 (aged 26)

23

Bochum

15

Midfielder

Rene Krhin

21 May 1990 (aged 20)

3

Internazionale

16

Goalkeeper

Aleksander Šeliga

1 February 1980 (aged 30)

1

Sparta Rotterdam

17

Midfielder

Andraž Kirm

6 September 1984 (aged 25)

25

Wisła Kraków

18

Midfielder

Aleksander Radosavljevič

25 April 1979 (aged 31)

14

Larissa

19

Defender

Suad Filekovič

16 September 1978 (aged 31)

14

Maribor

20

Midfielder

Andrej Komac

4 December 1979 (aged 30)

40

Maccabi Tel Aviv

21

Midfielder

Dalibor Stevanovič

27 September 1984 (aged 25)

15

Vitesse

22

Defender

Matej Mavrič

29 January 1979 (aged 31)

32

TuS Koblenz

23

Forward

Tim Matavž

13 January 1989 (aged 21)

0

Groningen

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