• Steven Gerrard has announced his retirement from International football having earned 114 England caps in a career spanning 14  years.
  • A 20-year-old Gerrard makes his England debut in a 2-0 victory against Ukraine at Wembley in May 2000.
  • Gerrard scores his first England goal in the historic 5-1 win over Germany in Munich.
  • Having established himself as a key figure for England, Gerrard suffered disappointment when a groin injury ruled him out of the 2002 World Cup.
  • Gerrard bags England's third goal in a 3-0 win over Switzerland at Euro 2004.
  • A disappointed Gerrard is replaced by Owen Hargreaves in the quarter final against Portugal. England were eventually beaten on penalties.
  • Gerrard beats Shaka Hislop from distance as England beat Trinidad and Tobago 2-0 in a World Cup 2006 group game.
  • Gerrard celebrates putting England in front against Sweden at the 2006 World Cup before a late Henrik Larsson equaliser made it 2-2.
  • Portuguese keeper Ricardo saves Gerrard's penalty as England crash out in the World Cup 2006 quarter finals.
  • A dejected Gerrard looks on as England suffer defeat at Wembley to Croatia, ending their chances of qualifying for Euro 2008.
  • The Liverpudlian nets a double as England thump Croatia 5-1 in a World Cup qualifier at Wembley.
  • Fabio Capello trusts Stevie G with the captains armband for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
  • He rewards his manager by scoring the opening goal of England's 2010 World Cup campaign in a 1-1 against USA.
  • However, Gerrard suffers England heartache yet again as they crash out of the 2010 World Cup in a 4-1 quarter-final defeat to Germany.
  • Determined to bounce back from the disappointment of the World Cup, Gerrard inspires in a 2-1 win over Hungary at Wembley, scoring both goals.
  • An unconvincing campaign at Euro 2012 is brought to an end as Gerrard's England are beaten on penalties by Italy in the quarter finals.
  • Gerrard is shown his first international red card during England's 1-1 draw against Ukraine at Wembley in September.
  • In an international friendly against Sweden, at  the Friends Arena Steven Gerrard picks up his 100th cap for England.
  • Captain fantastic secures qualification for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil as he nets the second goal in a 2-0 victory over Poland at Wembley
  • Gerrard and England faced a tough challenge in their opening group game in Brazil, suffering a narrow 2-1 defeat at the hands of the Italians.
  • Disaster struck in Gerrard's penultimate international match, as a misjudged header allowed Liverpool club mate Luis Suarez to net the winner for Uruguay.
  • With England already eliminated from the World Cup, Gerrard made his final appearance in an England shirt as a substitute in the 0-0 draw with Costa Rica.

Gerrard's England Career

Steven Gerrard has announced his retirement from International football having earned 114 England caps in a career spanning 14 years.