What about England?
England’s toughest group stage opponents are likely to be the USA. There is currently a decent crop of American players currently plying their trade in the Premier League with Tyler Adams and Brenden Aaronsen (Leeds), Christian Pulisic (Chelsea), Tim Ream and Antonee Robinson (Fulham) all playing in the Premier League, with a handful of other players also having Premier League experience.
In addition to these players many of the USA squad also ply their trade in other major European Leagues, with Weston Mckennie (Juventus), Gio Reyna (Borussia Dortmund) and Sergino Dest (AC Milan) some of the star names who are playing for some of Europe’s biggest clubs. This is a USA squad with plenty of experience in elite European competitions, playing against and with Europe’s best, making them potentially a very dangerous opponent for England.
Should England make it out of the group as group winners as predicted, a likely last 16 match-up against Senegal awaits, ahead of a potential heavyweight quarter-final clash against France (should both teams qualify as group winners).
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