With England right back Kieran Trippier and Belgium central defender Toby Alderweireld left out of the squad for what Pochettino described as “technical reasons,” it was a chance for Serge Aurier and Davinson Sanchez to stake their claims
Tottenham Hotspur captain, Hugo Lloris, and midfielder, Dele Alli ,have been ruled out of the Champions League opener against Inter Milan due to injury, the Premier League club said on Monday.
Tottenham Hotspur will be without attacking midfielder, Dele Alli, for Saturday’s Premier League clash with Liverpool at Wembley Stadium.
Alli, 22, picked up the injury in England’s 2-1 defeat by Spain in Saturday’s UEFA Nations League opener at Wembley Stadium. The Tottenham Hotspur player is set to return to his club for further treatment.
'I have always looked forward to every tall and classic striker like Nwankwo Kanu, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Mario Mandzukic, Mario Balotelli, Emmanuel Adebayo, etc. I love Cristiano Ronaldo because of his hardworking mentality'
The players in question were midfielders Dele Alli and Eric Dier, and forward Raheem Sterling
The coach rather said his team was just not good enough to beat their opponents, England, stating that his players tried their best “to even reach the competition’s last eight stage”.
England now move on to a last-four date with either Russia or Croatia, who meet in the remaining quarter-final clash later on Saturday
The new rules, backed by Video Assistant Referee technology, could lead to players being punished at the interval for foul play that went unnoticed during the first half.
Lingard, who usually operates in an attacking midfield role, scored 13 goals for United last season in all competitions - his most productive campaign yet at Old Trafford.
Southgate, who worked with 16 of the 23 selected at Burton this week, wanted to make the most of his time with the players as he looks to keep them ticking over ahead of their first of two warm-up matches against Nigeria on June 2 before…