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Harry Kane heads late England winner against Tunisia

Harry Kane scored twice as England recorded a 2-1 win over Tunisia in their Group G opener at the 2018 World Cup. Kane had sent England into an 11th-minute lead, but Ferjani Sassi levelled the scores from the penalty spot 10 minutes before the break, and it appeared that the points

England ready to get World Cup campaign under way

Gareth Southgate has stated that England are "ready" to get their World Cup campaign under way and stressed that his players "know their jobs". The Three Lions trained for the final time at their Repino base on Sunday morning, before travelling to Volgograd to complete their preparations ahead of Monday's Group

Marcus Rashford back in training today

Marcus Rashford will reportedly return to training with England on Friday following a knee problem. The Manchester United attacker did not train alongside his Three Lions teammates on Thursday after picking up a knock before the flight to Russia. The 20-year-old has played down concerns over the knee injury, but his absence

England end World Cup preparations with win over Costa Rica

England have ended their World Cup preparations with a 2-0 victory over Costa Rica at Leeds United's Elland Road stadium this evening. Marcus Rashford opened the scoring in a man-of-the-match display which may have been enough to work his way into the starting lineup for England's World Cup opener, before Danny

England forward Raheem Sterling defends gun tattoo

Raheem Sterling has defended his decision to have a gun tattooed on his right leg. The Manchester City star's M16 assault rifle tattoo has attracted criticism from campaign group Mothers Against Guns as well as UK tabloid newspapers, but the England international has now spoken out against the backlash, pointing out

Harry Kane named as England captain for 2018 World Cup

Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane has been confirmed as England's captain for this summer's World Cup in Russia. Kane was amongst the favourites to be handed the armband by manager Gareth Southgate, having carried out the role on numerous occasions under the current England boss. Liverpool's Jordan Henderson and Chelsea's Gary Cahill

Jonjo Shelvey set to Miss Out of England World Cup squad spot

Jonjo Shelvey to be passed over for England World Cup squad spot Newcastle United midfielder Jonjo Shelvey is reportedly set to miss out on a place in England's World Cup squad. Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate will name his 23-man squad on Wednesday for next month's finals in Russia. Shelvey has impressed in