England coach offers hope to West Brom keeper Carson

England keeper coach Ray Clemence says West Bromwich Albion captain Scott Carson is still in Fabio Capello's plans.

England keeper coach Ray Clemence says West Bromwich Albion captain Scott Carson is still in Fabio Capello's plans.

Clemence has assured Carson he has not been axed by England boss Capello but has lost his place in the squad because his goalkeeping rivals are in slightly better form.

West Brom star Carson this week revealed he was "devastated" to have been omitted for Tuesday's European Championship clash against Montenegro, with Robert Green instead handed a recall.

 
Click here for the best West Bromwich Albion coverage on the 'net. All your Baggies news and gossip in one spot.