MICHAEL OWEN, STRIKER, NEWCASTLE UNITED
Out since New Year's Eve with a broken foot, Owen has only just returned and may not be 100% when the tournament starts. But with Rooney out, he is vital to the team.
THEO WALCOTT, STRIKER, ARSENAL
At just 17 and having never played a Premiership game, Walcott's is a breathtaking inclusion. Doubts over Owen and Rooney forced Eriksson to gamble and the lightning-quick forward is the beneficiary.