Chris Smalling

Christopher Lloyd "Chris" Smalling (born 22 November 1989) is an English professional footballer who plays as a centre back..

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Fabio Capello's Last 7 England Debutants: Where Are They Now?

Daniel Sturridge of Trabzonspor in action during the UEFA Europa League group C match between Getafe CF and Trabzonspor at Coliseum Alfonso Perez on September 19, 2019 in Getafe, Spain.

Almost eight years on from Fabio Capello’s final game in charge of the England national team, the Italian has taken a fair bit of flack in recent weeks. A former Champions League winner who won league titles with AC Milan, Real Madrid and Roma, as well as a couple of titles that were later revoked at Juventus, Capello arrived in England with real pedigree and brought genuine excitement.

7 Footballers Who Are Out of Their Depth

Shkodran Mustafi of Arsenal reacts during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Arsenal and AC Milan at Emirates Stadium on March 15, 2018 in London, England.

It is only natural that in football we sometimes see players who look a little out of their depth. Whether it’s a player who starred at a smaller club only to struggle with the step up in quality and heightened expectations following a transfer to a bigger club, or just an ageing player in a side that is improving whilst he is regressing.

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Daniel Sturridge of Trabzonspor in action during the UEFA Europa League group C match between Getafe CF and Trabzonspor at Coliseum Alfonso Perez on September 19, 2019 in Getafe, Spain.

Fabio Capello's Last 7 England Debutants: Where Are They Now?

Almost eight years on from Fabio Capello’s final game in charge of the England national team, the Italian has taken a fair bit of flack in recent weeks. A former Champions League winner who won league titles with AC Milan, Real Madrid and Roma, as well as a couple of titles that were later revoked at Juventus, Capello arrived in England with real pedigree and brought genuine excitement.

Shkodran Mustafi of Arsenal reacts during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Arsenal and AC Milan at Emirates Stadium on March 15, 2018 in London, England.

7 Footballers Who Are Out of Their Depth

It is only natural that in football we sometimes see players who look a little out of their depth. Whether it’s a player who starred at a smaller club only to struggle with the step up in quality and heightened expectations following a transfer to a bigger club, or just an ageing player in a side that is improving whilst he is regressing.

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