England's Adam Lallana to bounce back from World Cup disappointment

England's Adam Lallana to bounce back from World Cup disappointment

Both have skippered their country during Southgate's reign, but the need for two attack-minded central midfield options means one of them looks set to fall by the wayside.

Just 11 days before kicking off Group G against Tunisia in Volgograd, the Three Lions followed up Saturday's 2-1 win against Nigeria with a comfortable victory against Costa Rica in their final warm-up friendly.

Captain Harry Kane is expected to start up front and to be flanked by two of Raheem Sterling, Lingard, Alli or Rashford.

"It's one of the things that the three boys that have been on standby have talked about when I spent time with them today, and that's not to be underestimated because I think that gives us a real strength going into Russian Federation".

"Firstly, incredibly fearless and honest", the England manager said.

"I thought his link-up was good". I feel as though I am going in the right direction and getting better. "He is a fighter, he is dynamic, he's so good, but he has to improve that".

Despite still being a regular part of the Red Devils' plans in 2017-18, the 20-year-old forward found Premier League starts hard to come by as the season wore on.

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During their interaction, Bailly told Patterson he was retired from the Piscataway police force. The trooper's father, Bobby, rushed outside to meet his wife and carried her into their home.

That has created a new atmosphere around the England squad, according to Welbeck, and they are relishing the chance to impress on the global stage. I think tonight he was buzzing all around the pitch. "It will always be there because it hurts so much".

Those calls have been questioned by Sharpe, with the former United winger of the opinion that more should be done to keep a man now sparking transfer talk settled and happy. So think it can help.

And given England's World Cup routes, whether winning or coming second in group G sees them likely to face either Brazil or Germany in the quarter-finals (should they get that far and both teams win their groups as expected) this will be something Southgate needs to work on in the final days before they travel to Russian Federation.

"That's odd, you'd think there was more pressure at England".

And Rashford admitted afterwards that this was his best game in an England shirt.

"Of course, I'd be lying if I didn't say that I want to be out there, but these things happen, it's the circumstances and I wish the lads the best of luck", said Lallana.

England had won the World Cup in 1966 on home soil, beating bitter rivals Germany 4-2 in the final, courtesy a hat-trick by Geoff Hurst and a controversial third goal awarded to the hosts by Swiss referee Gottfried Dienst.

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