Gareth Southgate and his males have been pissed off as they drew 0-0 with the USMNT on Friday. They’re nonetheless prime of Group B however qualification nonetheless hangs within the steadiness.
The sport was fairly the alternative of their 6-2 win towards Iran, who managed to beat England’s subsequent opponents, Wales, 2-0, with each targets coming in added time.
Regardless of the stalemate with the USMNT, England stay in fine condition to advance. Right here is every little thing you might want to find out about how England can qualify.
What to England must do to achieve final 16?
England’s remaining recreation towards Wales might make or break Southgate’s World Cup marketing campaign. A win will see them qualify, regardless of the results of the USMNT vs Iran recreation.
A draw would even be adequate for England to undergo, though if Iran win, England will end second within the group.
For England to get knocked out of Group B altogether, Wales must beat them 4-0, and Iran must beat the USMNT. Regardless of Friday’s draw, it might be unlikely for England to not qualify.
Who might England face within the final 16?
As issues stand with England on the prime of Group B, they might be going through the runners-up of Group A, which is at present Ecuador. Group A is tight, nonetheless, so Senegal or the Netherlands are additionally potential opponents.
The Dutch are at present prime of Group A, which means if England do drop right down to second, they’re their more than likely opponents. In fact, as with first place, a recreation towards Ecuador or Senegal continues to be potential.
The one facet England cannot play in the event that they get by is Qatar after the hosts grew to become the primary group to be knocked out of the match.
What would be the date & venue for England’s last-16 tie?
If England win Group B, their last-16 fixture will happen on the Al Bayt Stadium on December 4.
Ought to they end runners-up, the sport would happen on the Khalifa Worldwide Stadium on December 3.
The place can I watch England’s last-16 tie within the UK?
It has not but been determined who will air England’s last-16 tie, though the sport can be proven on both ITV or BBC.
Each channels additionally supply on-line streaming entry, through BBC iPlayer and ITVX.