The players in question were midfielders Dele Alli and Eric Dier, and forward Raheem Sterling
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Alli’s second-half header secured a comfortable quarter-final win over the Swedes and set up an encounter with Croatia, who beat hosts Russia in a penalty shootout.
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 Tottenham midfielder missed the group training session as England’s medical team closely monitor the thigh strain he suffered in the win over Tunisia on Monday.
The Tottenham star sustained the problem during the first half of the win in Volgograd but played on until the 80th minute, when he was eventually replaced by Ruben Loftus-Cheek.
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.
The match was played at Wembley on Saturday
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.
Lingard, who usually operates in an attacking midfield role, scored 13 goals for Manchester 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 their World Cup campaign kicks-off against Tunisia 16 days later.
The Red Devils were forced to come from behind to book a place in their 20th FA Cup final as an early goal from Dele Alli put the Londoners in front
Spurs trailed heading into the closing stages of the first half after Alvaro Morata capitalised on a Hugo Lloris error to nod his side in front.
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has said he understands frustrations with the club’s lack of silverware, which he thinks boils down to a feeling Spurs “deserve trophies we do not achieve”.
Dele Alli had a volley from a half-cleared cross saved down the middle, two more chances would fall the way of Son – given the nod over Lucas Moura and Erik Lamela
During the match, Tottenham’s Dele Alli was booked for diving and Harry Kane was accused of falling too easily to win a penalty kick under a challenge from goalkeeper Loris Karius.
Harry Kane was rested on a stormy night at the Liberty Stadium, but his replacement stepped up before Dele Alli sealed the three points late on for Spurs.
Alli was not named in Tottenham’s squad for Sunday’s English Premier League game against basement side Crystal Palace, which they struggled to win 1-0.
Spurs may have gotten the better of Real Madrid in midweek, but head coach Mauricio Pochettino will still have mixed feelings regarding his side’s recent performances and how he should approach the upcoming fixtures
The Spanish giants found themselves three goals down on an incredible night at Wembley Stadium, before Cristiano Ronaldo pulled one back late on to blemish what was otherwise a perfect 90-minute performance from the hosts