Rob Green blunder sparks Joe Hart appeal

Fans and experts today called on Shropshire's Joe Hart to be given a chance in goal for England following Saturday's disappointing draw against the United States.

Fans and experts today called on Shropshire's Joe Hart to be given a chance in goal for England following Saturday's disappointing draw against the United States.

Watch our video bulletin to see the Shropshire fans' verdict

Supporters of Hart today said he was a big game player with experience against some of the country's biggest teams and should be given a go.

The country's final line of defence has come under scrutiny after first-choice keeper Robert Green fumbled the ball following a speculative shot from Clint Dempsey to gift the USA a goal in the 1-1 draw on Saturday night.

Today, there was sympathy for the West Ham goalkeeper, but many people were calling for former Shrewsbury Town keeper Hart, who now plays for Manchester City, to be given a chance.

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Comments for: "Rob Green blunder sparks Joe Hart appeal"

Simon

Let's put the proverbial football boot on the other foot. If Robert Green was from Shrewsbury and the others not, would the call be for him to stay in situ.... thought as much !

ty

100% agree. well said.