Team analysis

England

England

England
No.PlayerBornPos.NORUKRNEDIRLTURESPGSClub
1Josef Bursik12/07/2000Goalkeeper808080808080 AFC Wimbledon (ENG)
2Timothy Eyoma29/01/2000Defender8080808080 Tottenham Hotspur FC (ENG)
3Lewis Gibson19/07/2000Defender808080808080 Newcastle United FC (ENG)
4George McEachran30/08/2000Midfield8080808080801 Chelsea FC (ENG)
5Marc Guehi13/07/2000Defender808080808080 Chelsea FC (ENG)
6Jonathan Panzo25/10/2000Defender808080808080 Chelsea FC (ENG)
7Phil Foden28/05/2000Forward79*59*67*8076*80*2 Manchester City FC (ENG)
8Tashan Oakley-Boothe14/02/2000Midfield8066*808026* Tottenham Hotspur FC (ENG)
9Rhian Brewster01/04/2000Forward80*8056*8080803 Liverpool FC (ENG)
10Callum Hudson-Odoi17/11/2000Forward8080808070*76*3 Chelsea FC (ENG)
11Jadon Sancho25/03/2000Forward8074*62*808080*5 Borussia Dortmund (GER)
12Reo Griffiths27/06/2000Forward1+ Tottenham Hotspur FC (ENG)
13Curtis Anderson27/09/2000Goalkeeper Manchester City FC (ENG)
14Jake Vokins17/03/2000Defender 1+ Southampton FC (ENG)
15Alexander Denny12/04/2000Midfield 54+80 Everton FC (ENG)
16Daniel Loader28/08/2000Forward1+21+24+ 10+1+ Reading FC (ENG)
17Aidan Barlow10/01/2000Midfield 14+13+ 4+1 Manchester United FC (ENG)
18Emile Smith Rowe28/07/2000Forward 6+18+ 4+ Arsenal FC (ENG)
19Joel Latibeaudiere06/01/2000Midfield80 Manchester City FC (ENG)
Pos. = Position; GS = Goals scored; * = Started; + = Substitute

England team analysis

England team analysis

• 1-4-2-3-1 with 1-4-3-3 defending; high defensive line, midfield pressing
• Attacking philosophy; patient build from back with neat short passing
• Penetrating wing play by two highly-skilled change-footed wingers
• Sancho decisive soloist on left; Foden attacking inside channels from right
• Fluent positional rotation by central midfield trio; penetrating forward runs
• Strong centre-backs opening play to wings; good diagonal passing
• Powerful, athletic team; anticipation, speed to ball, skill in all areas