Date: 7th September 2009 at 11:43am
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Villa and England striker Emile Heskey has admitted in the Daily Star that he wouldn’t be in a position to complain if he gets dropped for England’s crunch game v Croatia on Wednesday night and replaced by on form Spurs man Jermain Defoe.

There appears to be more and more talk about the use of Emile, who lets face it has got to have ‘something’ that a lot of us fans miss because he’s sold for a fortunes worth of transfer fees throughout his career despite rarely actually scoring!

I had to smile on Sunday watching the Sky Sports Sunday Supplement show when one reporter said he’d start again with Heskey and the other two said they liked their strikers to actually be able to score!

If only Emile used his physical assets and added some aggression, he could have been a terror, that said, he does appear to have the eye of Fabio Capello like so many before him. Not that that is a high recommendation when you look at the lack of success for England and the lack of goals for Emile!

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So what do you think, Emile Heskey or Jermain Defoe?

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