'It was never my intention to play Joe' – Hart to sit out France friendly

England manager Gareth Southgate (right) with keepers Jack Butland, Joe Hart and Fraser Forster
International friendly: France v England
Venue: Stade de France, Paris Date: Tuesday, 12 June Kick-off: 20:00 BST
Coverage: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live, BBC Radio Scotland, live text commentary on BBC Sport website

    England goalkeeper Joe Hart will not play in the friendly against France on Tuesday, with Gareth Southgate planning to use Tom Heaton and Jack Butland.

    Burnley's Heaton will start the match at the Stade de France, while Stoke's Butland will play in the second half.

    "It was never my intention to play Joe in this game," said Southgate.

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