UK time is: 00:36:10
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

If You Can't Stand The Heat...

It goes without saying that the 'intense heat' of Brazil will be another battle that England have to face this summer, but Joe Hart says we cannot use that as 'an excuse' for a poor show.

Clearly the nations more familiar with such a climate will have an advantage but in a Q&A with fans on England's Facebook page Hart said he knew it would 'be hot out there' but we have to go to Brazil and 'deal with it' at it is 'only weather'.

Yep, it is only weather...

I know it will be tough, we all do, but with the right conditioning and the players used we can deal with it.

What becomes more and more important in that heat is that we 'use the ball' wisely and make sure we keep a good amount of 'ball retention' - we often give away the ball cheaply and end up chasing shadows.

That cannot happen this summer; it will be about 'conserving energy'.

Hart was a premier league winner with Man City again this season, he knows that plenty in the squad are 'winners' and as far as he is concerned this is a tournament that England can win the world cup.

If he did not think we could why bother going!

Follow @VitalEngland.

Join the Vital England Debate

Vital England on: facebook

Vital England on: twitter




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Rug Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday May 19 2014

Time: 9:49AM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent England Articles

Womens - Cyprus Squad Selected (Wednesday February 25 2015)

Richards Seeking England Recall (Tuesday February 24 2015)

Win Or Give Up! (Tuesday February 24 2015)

Poyet Opts For Uruguay (Tuesday February 24 2015)

Peaking At 2022 (Tuesday February 24 2015)

West Ham Defender Tipped For England (Saturday February 21 2015)

When Is A Penalty Not A Penalty? (Saturday February 21 2015)

McClaren Getting The Best Out Of Ince (Friday February 20 2015)

One To Keep An Eye On (Friday February 20 2015)

Archived England Articles

List All Vital England Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Heresjocky 726
2. alfinyalcabo 335
3. footy_le_bordel 222
4. sambo_in_sf 221
5. chalkytheumbrella 123
6. poopoo 50
7. garyshawisthelaw 42
8. donny tyke 18
9. griffs_back 12
10. Rug 10

Breaking League News

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Do you feel Redknapp is right, we can win Euro 2016?
Suggested By:  Rug
Yes, and we will 25%
We could but it is not a disaster if we don't 0%
No, because we're not good enough 25%
Lets see nearer the time 50%