Chelsea defender Cahill to miss San Marino clash
Published : 19 Mar 2013 10:17:01
Cahill hurt his knee in Sunday's game against West Ham and will not play in Rimini but will be reassessed ahead of Tuesday's game against Montenegro.
Newcastle centre-half Steven Taylor has been called up following some impressive recent performances in the Barclays Premier League.
Cahill's absence adds to coach Roy Hodgson's defensive woes. Spurs' Michael Dawson pulled out on Sunday, to be replaced by Joleon Lescott, while Rio Ferdinand also pulled out of the squad on Monday as he continues to follow an intricate fitness programme.