Euro 2020: England vs Croatia LIVE: Line-ups, team news and latest updates
HHello and welcome to this live blog for England-Croatia match today at Euro 2020. England and Croatia start their respective campaigns at Wembley, where both teams hope to be in the final on July 11. In this live blog, we’ll have all the preparation for the Group D match, before minute-by-minute updates once the match has started.
ENGLAND VS CROATIA LIVE: Latest UEFA Euro 2020 updates
This is the start of our England vs Croatia live blog, with the most recent entries closest to the top. So, follow us for this repeat of the 2018 World Cup semi-final.
14:10 CEST: No Grealish in the England squad
Some big names have been left out England line-up, but it was inevitable given their talent. Jack Grealish is one of the most publicized absences, given its recent form. We’ve written all about his strong season with Aston Villahere.
1:45 p.m. CEST: News from the England and Croatia teams dropped
Here we go, then! The first one England The composition of the tournament is: Pickford; Walker, Stones, Mings, Trippier; Rice, Phillips; Sterling, Mont, Foden; Kane. Meanwhile, Croatia Start with: Livakovic; Vrsaljko, Caleta-Car, Vida, Gvardiol; Brozovic, Modric, Kovacic; Kramaric, Perisic; Rebic.
13:25 CEST: Atletico right-backs do battle
England vs Croatia will involve Atletico Madridit’s two right-backs, Kieran Trippier and Sime Vrsaljko. We’ll have the rosters soon and then we’ll know if they both start, but the Spanish club are still excited.
1:05 p.m. CEST: Time for predictions! Who will win England against Croatia?
Who takes the three points in this one? Or, does it end in a draw? Have your say here in this poll, as we prepare for England vs Croatia. A win would essentially mean moving up to the last 16 already, while even a loss wouldn’t necessarily mean elimination.
12:50 CEST: Croatia’s planned lineup against England
Who’s gonna do it Zlatko Dalic go with it as he tries to conquer England, as he did at the 2018 World Cup? Well that’s our prediction Croatia composition of today’s match: Love Kalinic; Sime Vrsaljko, Domadoj Vida, Dejan Lovren, Borna Barisic; Mateo Kovacic, Marcelo Brozovic, Luka Modric, Ivan Perisic, Ante Rebic; Andrej kramaric.
12:40 CEST: England’s planned lineup against Croatia
It’s hard to know exactly what Gareth Southgate think, because he has experimented so much with his England side. But, predicted England XI is: Jordan Pickford; Kyle Walker, John Stones, Harry Maguire, Luke Shaw; Declan Rice, Kalvin Phillips, Mason Mount; Phil Foden, Raheem Sterling, Harry Kane.
12:15 CEST: A beautiful summer day in London
It’s a beautiful June day in London today, with sunshine, a few clouds and 27 degrees Celsius expected for this mid-afternoon kickoff. WembleyThe official account of shared a short video, showing the stadium in all its glory.
11:50 CEST: How and where to watch and broadcast England vs Croatia at Euro 2020? And what is the start time?
the England vs Croatia the match starts at 2:00 p.m. local time, which is BST. For those in Central Europe, it’s 3:00 p.m. CEST and for those on the US East Coast, the start time is 9:00 a.m. EDT. As for how to watch this game on TV or broadcast it online, it will be on the BBC in UK and also on the iPlayer service. ESPN has the rights in the United States, while it will be on Optus in Australia, SuperSport in South Africa and Cuatro in Spain.