Tunisia vs England Highlights – World Cup 2018 : LIVE From Volgograd, 7pm (Group G)June 19, 2018
MATCH INFO – Tunisia vs England Highlights & Full Match
Watch Tunisia vs England Highlights
World Cup – Group G
Start date 18. Jun 2018, 19:00
Referee Wilmar Roldan, Colombia
Avg. cards 0.54 5.54
Location Volgograd, Russia
Venue Volgograd Arena
Tunisia v England – World Cup 2018 : LIVE From Volgograd, 7pm (Group G)
England manager Gareth Southgate has not sprung any surprises with his line-up for their first game at this year’s World Cup.
Everton’s Jordan Pickford gets the nod in goal, with Kyle Walker, John Stones and Harry Maguire the three centre-back. Kieran Tripper and Ashley Young play at full-back.
Jordan Henderson is picked ahead of Eric Dier in the ‘pivot’ role in front of the defence, while Jesse Lingard, Dele Alli and Raheem Sterling are the runners from midfield.
Skipper Harry Kane of Tottenham leads the line.
England XI: Pickford, Trippier, Walker, Stones, Maguire, Young, Henderson, Lingard, Alli, Sterling, Kane.
Tunisia, Sunderland midfielder Whabi Khazi, who spent last season on-loan at Rennes, captains the side and is in behind striker Lille striker Naim Sliti.
Leicester’s Yohan Benalouane is on the bench.
Tunisia XI: Hassen, Bronn, Syam Ben Youssef, Meriah, Maaloul, Fakhreddine Ben Youssef, Skhiri, Sassi, Badri, Khazri, Sliti.
26y 16d – England's starting XI has an average age of 26y 16d; their youngest for the opening game of a World Cup tournament since 2002 vs Sweden (25y 207d). Golden.#ENGTUN #ENG #WorldCup pic.twitter.com/HqBMDMpNQe
— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) June 18, 2018