Jude Bellingham and Gio Reyna will face off on Friday evening as England and the United States battle it out in the FIFA World Cup.
Matchday two of the 2022 FIFA World Cup group stage is almost upon us, and England will square off against the United States on Friday in what promises to be a captivating clash. England go into the game on the back of a stunning 6-2 win over Iran, while the USMNT were held to a 1-1 draw by Wales in their group stage opener.
Jude Bellingham marked his World Cup debut with an excellent headed goal, as he became the second youngest player to score for England at the tournament. The Borussia Dortmund midfielder was all over the pitch as he played a crucial role in England’s win over Iran. And he will be aiming to make a similar impact against the USMNT on Friday evening.
BVB attacking midfielder Gio Reyna could feature for the United States after being left on the bench against Wales.
England will be sweating on the fitness of Harry Kane ahead of the game, with the star striker dealing with an ankle injury. Although he is expected to be available for the game. Kyle Walker could make his return to the squad, while James Maddison is a doubt. Weston McKennie, Yunus Musah and Sergiño Dest are the injury doubts for the USMNT going into the game.
England vs United States: Probable Line-ups
England: Pickford – Trippier, Stones, Maguire, Shaw – Rice, Bellingham – Saka, Mount, Sterling – Kane
United States: Turner – Dest, Zimmerman, Ream, Robinson – Adams, McKennie, Aaronson – Reyna, Pulis…