Dele Alli sparkles for England to suggest there is life after Wayne Rooney - The Guardian (blog)

Dele Alli teases Jonas Hector of Germany with Leroy Sané looking on during Wednesday's friendly. Photograph: Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images. Friendlies · Sportblog. Dele Alli sparkles for England to suggest there is life after Wayne Rooney.and more »

Mesut Ozil would be ten times the player if he had Dele Alli's nasty streak, says Lee Dixon -

Former Arsenal stalwart Lee Dixon has claimed one vital element sets Dele Alli apart from Mesut Ozil as a player. The Tottenham midfielder put in an impressive performance in Dortmund on Wednesday night as England fell to a 1-0 friendly defeat to ...and more »

England looked like Chelsea in disguise... they were clearly well drilled by Blues coach Steve Holland - Daily Mail

With England playing three at the back and dressed in blue, this was like watching Chelsea but without Eden Hazard and Diego Costa! As England's average positions show, the players knew their roles and responsibilities. They had clearly been very well ...and more »

'Ozil would be ten times the player if he emulated Alli' -

World Cup winner Mesut Ozil “would be ten times” the player he is if he emulated Dele Alli's “nasty streak”. Ozil has won championships at international and club level in a number of different countries, but Lee Dixon is not impressed. The former ...and more »

'Mesut Ozil has not got what Dele Alli has' - Arsenal No.10 lacks Tottenham star's 'nasty streak', says Lee Dixon - Evening Standard

Mesut Ozil would be "10 times the player" if the Arsenal playmaker had the "nasty streak" Dele Alli exhibits for Tottenham, according to former Gunners defender Lee Dixon. Ozil has struggled for form and fitness in recent weeks as Arsenal's season ...and more »

Arsenal hero: Mesut Ozil should copy this Tottenham star - Daily Star

ARSENAL hero Lee Dixon says Mesut Ozil would be ten times better if he had Dele Alli's nastiness. By James Walters / Published 23rd March 2017. Arsenal hero Lee Dixon slammed Mesut Ozil GETTY. Arsenal hero Lee Dixon slammed Mesut Ozil.and more »

England's Harry Kane reliance shows vs. Germany, may hurt them in Russia - ESPN FC (blog)

DORTMUND, Germany -- If there can be such a thing in professional sport, England suffered a "positive defeat" against Germany in Dortmund on Wednesday. Gareth Southgate's team showed signs of being able to adapt to an unfamiliar defensive formation ...and more »

Dele Alli to lead Southgate's new-look England in World Cup qualifying - ESPN FC (blog)

England manager Gareth Southgate says Germany serve as an excellent example of a winning international setup. The friendly business is out the way, now it's time for the weekend's crucial World Cup qualifiers. Here's the best bets ... Alli can lead ...and more »

Gareth Southgate laments lack of time on training pitch after England's narrow defeat in Germany - The Independent

Gareth Southgate revealed that he had been forced to prepare his players for his new three-man defence on a tactics board, having decided six weeks ago that it was the best way to face Germany. The new system was a success, bringing the best out of ...and more »

Eric Dier talks up "beautiful" partnership with teammate Dele Alli - Sports Mole

Eric Dier has insisted that his strong friendship with Tottenham Hotspur and England teammate Dele Alli on and off the field shows "what is so great" about football. The pair have taken different routes to the top, as Dier spent his formative years in ...and more »