West Ham United midfielder Mark Noble retains England ambitions.
Noble harbours a fierce ambition to represent Roy Hodgsonâ€™s team and this season could be his best chance with the manager searching for a holding midfielder to replace Steven Gerrard, who has retired from internationals.
â€śIâ€™ve always been confident I can make that step,â€ť he says. â€śIâ€™ll keep giving it 100 per cent, keep on doing my best for West Ham and hoping I can one day get into that senior squad.
â€śThere have been times in the past, even last season, when there was talk that maybe I could get the call but nothing happened. Hopefully, now, if I keep working hard and playing well, my time could finally come.
â€śIt is a goal and dream of mine to play for England and Iâ€™ll never give up on that. Players these days often donâ€™t peak until theyâ€™re 30. I have plenty left in the tank.â€ť
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