England vs Japan Match Preview

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England are undefeated in this years’ FIFA U-17 World Cup held here in India. They have been splendid in the back too, keeping clean sheets in all the matches they have played till now.

Beating the likes of Chile, Iraq and Mexico; England look dangerous up-front, having netted 11 times in only three matches this competition. Japan, on the other hand; won one, lost one and drew one in the three matches till now.

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DATE: 17-10-2017
VENUE: Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata
TV Broadcast: Sony TEN 2/HD
Streaming Link: Sony Liv

England lost to Spain in this year’s European championships by a whisker when Nacho Diaz scored a stoppage time equaliser. They will be desperate to add to their trophy collection and this competition looks perfectly set for it. Japan, on the other hand need to show if they have got some fire-power as they take on a resilient England

Probable XI: England- C. Anderson, R. Brewster, P. Foden, N. Kirby, A. Gomes, J. Latibeaudiere, G. McEachran, J. Panzo, S. Sessegnon, E.H Odoi, L. Gibson

Japan- T. Umeda, T. Suzuki, T. Kemmotsu, S. Baba, N. Iketaka, N. Tsubaki, S. Fukuoka, T. Yamasaki, K. Nakamura, H. Yamada, A. Tanahashi