Young's World Cup worry
By Tom Adams
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Luke Young is worried that Charlton's bad form could compromise his England prospects.Charlton right back Luke Young has admitted that the club's recent run of poor form could affect his international prospects.
The 26-year-old has been drafted into Sven Goran Eriksson's squad on numerous occasions in 2005, and made his debut under the Swede in May's victory over United States.
However The Addicks' current slump of six straight defeats has left Young concerned at his chances of making the World Cup.
Young also admits he has not been awaiting Friday's World Cup draw with heightened anticipation as he is so concerned at the performance of Alan Curbishley's side and their match with Sunderland on Saturday.
"The club form could possibly affect my World Cup place," he admitted.
"That's why, first and foremost, I need to concentrate on what I do at club level and try to stop the losing rot.
"I've got a lot on my plate at the moment at club level, with us not having won for six games.
"I haven't thought about the draw too much, I've just been concentrating on Charlton and the game at the weekend."