Skip to main content


  • Les misses England buzz
Subscribe to newsfeed 

Les misses England buzz

Posted on 28 February 2001  - 12:00

Tottenham Hotspur (Spurs) Football Club is located in North London. The club is also known as Spurs. Tottenham's home ground is White Hart Lane. The club motto is Audere est Facere (To dare is to do).

Les Ferdinand admits to feeling a touch of envy as England's international players prepare for their first game under Sven Goran Eriksson.<P class=MsoNormal>The striker won 17 caps for England and would like nothing more than to be wearing the three lions on his chest against Spain at Aston Villa on Wednesday night.<P class=MsoNormal>Ferdinand, now 34, always describes his England days as the high point of his career and has kept in touch with the international scene through team-mate Sol Campbell.<P class=MsoNormal>"I miss it, of course," said the in-form Ferdinand with eight goals under his belt this term. "It's the pinnacle of anyone's career to play for England. It's all the things you dream about as a schoolboy and the highest level you can go to.<P class=MsoNormal>"I still get the buzz. You know what all the lads are going through.<P class=MsoNormal>"I spoke to Sol Campbell on Monday morning on his way up to the England camp and I remember that used to be me calling someone on my way.<P class=MsoNormal>"I'll speak to him again to see how things went on his first session with Sven Goran Eriksson. You still get a buzz and you always want England to do well."<P class=MsoNormal>&nbsp&#59;<BR><BR><?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p>