England vs United States World Cup 2022, Team News, Predicted Lineup

The Three Lions go into the group B clash full of confidence after their 6-2 win over Iran, and will qualify for the World Cup round of 16 with another victory.

England vs United States World Cup 2022

England can secure their place in the knockout stages of the 2022 World Cup with a win over USA on Friday evening.

Gareth Southgate’s side are top of Group B after tearing through Iran to start their tournament with a stunning 6-2 victory but will know tougher tests are to come in the shape of the Americans and Wales.

The Three Lions come into this one feeling great after they thumped Iran 6-2, climbing to the top of Group B and needing just one more victory to book their spot in the knockout stages of the tournament.

Match Info

  • Competition: World Cup 2022
  • Round: 2
  • Stadium: Al Bayt
  • Temp: 28°C
  • Referee: Jesus Noel Valenzuela Saez
  • Linesman: Jorge Eliecer Urrego Martinez
  • Linesman: Tulio Enrique Moreno Cedeno
  • 4th Official: YAMASHITA Yoshimi
  • Group: B
  • Match: 20

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Team News

England were boosted with the aid of using the information that captain Harry Kane has now no longer suffered a critical harm to his ankle following a test on Wednesday – the 29-year-vintage has given that skilled with the first-group squad and is predicted to maintain his region up the front.

Southgate ought to call the equal beginning lineup that started out in opposition to Iran, with centre-again Harry Maguire – who has recovered from illness – set to maintain his region withinside the again 4 along Kieran Trippier, John Stones and Luke Shaw.

Kyle Walker has declared himself in shape to function in opposition to USA and has taken component in education after recuperating from groin surgery, however the Manchester City defender isn’t predicted to begin, with an look off the bench to accumulate fit health greater likely.

James Maddison is but to go back to education with the Three Lions because of a knee trouble and the playmaker stays dubious for Friday`s clash, with Bellingham, Declan Rice and Mason Mount all poised to begin once more in centre-midfield.

As for USA, Weston McKennie and Yunus Musah got here off with respective groin and toe issues withinside the draw with Wales, however the midfield duo ought to be in shape to maintain their locations withinside the first XI along captain Tyler Adams.

Indeed, Adams is one in every of 8 British-primarily based totally gamers at membership degree in Berhalter’s squad, and the Leeds United guy is about to begin in the front of a again 4 such as Fulham duo Tim Ream and Antonee Robinson, at the same time as Arsenal goalkeeper Matt Turner ought to maintain his region among the sticks.

Chelsea’s Christian Pulisic is predicted to keep withinside the the front 3 along Timothy Weah and Norwich City’s Joshua Sargent, despite the fact that Borussia Dortmund’s Giovanni Reyna may be hoping to pressure his manner into the assault after looking on as an unused replacement remaining time out.

Leeds’ Brendan Aaronson and Celtic’s Cameron Carter-Vickers have been each named at the bench in opposition to Wales, with the previous approaching withinside the 2nd half, and each gamers are set to start as substitutes once more on Friday.

Predicted Lineup

England expected starting lineup: Pickford; Trippier, Stones, Maguire, Shaw; Rice, Bellingham; Saka, Mount, Sterling; Kane

USA expectedstarting lineup: Turner; Dest, Zimmerman, Ream, A. Robinson; McKennie, Adams, Musah; Weah, Sargent, Pulisic