Theo Walcott is the big surprise in Eriksson’s preliminary World Cup squad

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17 year old Arsenal FC striker Theo Walcott is the biggest surprise in England national team coach Sven-Göran Eriksson’s preliminary pick for the FIFA World Cup 2006 in Germany. Injured Wayne Rooney is also one of the players in the squad. Theo Walcott hasn’t yet played a Premier League game but Eriksson thinks that the team needs players with Walcott’s pace. Eriksson decided this morning to pick Walcott ahead of players like Darren Bent and Jermain Defoe.

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