Rumoured England XI gallery for USA game delivers mixed news for Newcastle United and Tottenham stars
Gareth Southgate has some big calls to make ahead of Friday night’s game.
England can all but seal their place in the knockout stages of the World Cup Finals with a win against the United States on Friday night.
The Three Lions were in impressive form on Monday as they got their tournament underway with a 6-2 win against Iran thanks to a brace from Bukayo Saka and a goal apiece from Raheem Sterling, Jack Grealish, Jude Bellingham and Marcus Rashford. However, injuries suffered by captain Harry Kane and centre-back Harry Maguire have left Gareth Southgate pondering whether to make changes to his starting eleven for the meeting with the States.
That had raised hopes Callum Wilson could join Newcastle United team-mate Kieran Trippier in the side after he made an impressive cameo appearance during Monday’s win. The duo are also joined by fellow Magpie Nick Pope in the England squad - but the United trio are set to receive some mixed news ahead of the game if reports on Friday morning are to be believed. NewcastleWorld takes a look at the lineup Southgate is reportedly set to field against the States.