Hungary will host England at 6 p.m. today, Saturday, in Group C of the first level of the European Nations League, in the Hungarian capital Budapest, in the presence of fans, after reports previously stated that the match did not witness a public presence at the host country’s stadium, due to racist crimes. .
The match will be held at the Renato Dallara stadium in the first round of Group C, which includes Germany, Italy, England and Hungary.
England and Hungary are seeking to achieve victory over the other in their first matches in the European Nations League in the current version, where the duo is present alongside Italy and Germany, who meet today also at nine to a quarter in the group competitions.
And the England national team, led by its coach Gareth Southgupt, enters in the best condition, as the Three Lions present very distinct levels, the latest of which is the victory over Côte d’Ivoire in a friendly with three goals without a response, and he wants to continue his performance and good performances in order to prepare well for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. .
Although the penalty was to be applied on the field during the Hungary-England match in the opening match of the two teams in Group C of the first division of the UEFA Nations League group stage, according to the British news agency “BA Media”, the match will be played in front of a crowd of up to 30,000 spectators, adding that Hungary will make the most of the European Union’s “UEFA” regulations for matches played behind closed doors.
“Phil Foden tested positive for Covid so he had to leave, and I hope he will be able to share when we get back from Germany, it will depend on his symptoms and how he breathes, it affects everyone differently,” Southgate said at the press conference.
The England roster is as follows:
Goalkeepers: Jordan Pickford (Everton), Nick Pope (Burnley), Aaron Ramsdale (Arsenal).
Defenders: Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool) – Conor Coady (Wolverhampton) – Marc Guehy (Crystal Palace) – Reyes James (Chelsea) – James Justin (Leicester City) – Harry Maguire (Manchester United) – John Stones (Manchester City) – Fikayo Tomori (AC Milan), Italy – Kieran Trippier (Newcastle) – Kyle Walker (Manchester City) – Ben White (Arsenal)
Midfield: Judd Bellingham (Borussia Dortmund, Germany) – Conor Gallagher (Crystal Palace) – Mason Mount (Chelsea) – Calvin Phillips (Leeds United) – Declan Rice (West Ham) – James Ward Bruce (Southampton)
Forwards: Tammy Abraham (Roma, Italy) – Jared Bowen (West Ham) – Phil Foden (Manchester City) – Jack Grealish (Manchester City) – Harry Kane (Tottenham) – Bukayo Saka (Arsenal) – Raheem Sterling (Manchester City)