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Arsenal fullback Gibbs: Friends knew I was in England squad before me

Arsenal fulllback Kieran Gibbs admits he was surprised by his England call.

Gibbs revealed yesterday the FA were last to inform him - via text message - he was in the England squad named on Saturday.

"I got text messages from my friends and my family before I actually got it from the FA," said Gibbs.

"Then I got the message from the FA and I just kept on reading. I've kept it. It might even get framed."

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