England striker Marcus Rashford suffers injury scare ahead of World Cup

England striker Marcus Rashford suffers injury scare ahead of World Cup

The players were told to take as few devices as possible, to avoid public wifi and not to use the memory sticks that are often handed out at major tournaments.

If England finish second in Group G, they will face the victor of Group H which, according to world rankings, should be POLAND, although Colombia, Senegal and Japan are other potential opponents at this stage.

"It's a great honour to wear the jersey of Belgium, the feeling is just different, it makes me very proud and I'm finally allowed to play in perhaps the best Belgian national team of all time".

Harry Kane hopes a shift in mentality will help England have a successful World Cup in Russian Federation.

"We ask people to pay a lot of money to watch football".

Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy has explained that England's inadequate preparation ahead of their round of 16 clash against debutant Iceland at the 2016 European Championship in France led to their shock exit in the hands of the minnows. But for us it's to play attacking football, to score, and that's important. We want to take this tournament head on,"goal.com quoted the England captain, as saying".

Hopefully this won't be the last place we see the Three Lions at this World Cup.

"But I think there was a shift [in public opinion] in November when we brought in some of the younger players".

One of Gareth Southgate's goals as England manager, other than instil a style of play and give the team an identity, appears to be to improve the squad's relationship with the media.

"We hope we can send people to work the following day having enjoyed those matches", he said.

"Sometimes, going into a big tournament is about not losing and being passive but, for us, it's about winning the first game, winning the second game".

Kane added that he regards national team achievements higher than those at club level.

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