Click Here for more inforamation
  • Fri. Apr 12th, 2024

England U21s vs Israel U21s LIVE commentary: Young Lions aim to continue winning start in U21 European championship – UK kick-off time, team news and how to follow

Bynewsmagzines

Jun 23, 2023
England U21s vs Israel U21s LIVE commentary: Young Lions aim to continue winning start in U21 European championship - UK kick-off time, team news and how to follow


England will bid to continue their perfect start to the European Under-21 Championships when they take on Israel this weekend.

The Young Lions lived up to their early tag as pre-tournament favourites with a convincing 2-0 win over the Czech Republic.

3

Ramsey helped England get off to a winning startCredit: Getty

Goals from Aston Villa star Jacob Ramsey and Arsenal’s Emile Smith Rowe saw Lee Carsley’s men secure victory in their opening game.

Holders Germany and Israel played out a 1-1 draw in the other match meaning England are now in the driving seat for qualification.

England U21s vs Israel U21s: talkSPORT coverage

This Euro Under-21 Group C game will take place on Sunday, June 25.

talkSPORT 2 will have live coverage from the Ramaz Shengelias Sakhelobis Stadioni in Georgia, with kick-off scheduled for 5pm UK time.

Odegaard plays football with Norwegian Royal Family and ends up on losing team
I played for Guardiola but gave up football and now I'm a MasterChef champion

Commentary will come from Cameron Pope and former Peterborough, Hull and Bradford striker Aaron McLean.

Ian Abrahams will be on hand to provide live updates on talkSPORT while talkSPORT.com will also be running a live blog as well.

To tune in to talkSPORT or talkSPORT 2 through the website, click HERE for the live stream.

You can also listen via the talkSPORT app, on DAB digital radio, through your smart speaker and on 1089 or 1053 AM.

England impressed in their victory over Czech Republic

3

England impressed in their victory over Czech RepublicCredit: Getty

England U21s vs Israel U21s: Team news

Smith Rowe – who has the most senior international experience – will be pushing for a start following his goal off the bench.

Cameron Archer also provided a lively cameo and could be a different option in attack to Newcastle’s Anthony Gordon.

England U21 Squad in full

  • Goalkeepers: Josh Griffiths (West Bromwich Albion), Carl Rushworth (Brighton and Hove Albion), James Trafford (Manchester City)
  • Defenders: Max Aarons (Norwich City), Jarrad Branthwaite (Everton), Levi Colwill (Chelsea), Charlie Cresswell (Leeds United), Taylor Harwood-Bellis (Manchester City), Ben Johnson (West Ham United), Luke Thomas (Leicester City)
  • Midfielders: Tommy Doyle (Manchester City), Harvey Elliott (Liverpool), James Garner (Everton), Angel Gomes (Lille), Curtis Jones (Liverpool), Jacob Ramsey (Aston Villa), Oliver Skipp (Tottenham Hotspur)
  • Forwards: Cameron Archer (Aston Villa), Morgan Gibbs-White (Nottingham Forest), Anthony Gordon (Newcastle United), Noni Madueke (Chelsea), Cole Palmer (Manchester City) Emile Smith Rowe (Arsenal)
Smith Rowe put his Arsenal injury woes behind him

3

Smith Rowe put his Arsenal injury woes behind himCredit: Getty

England U21s vs Israel U21s: What has been said?

England Under-21s head coach Carsley praised the spirit of his squad following their opening win over the Czech Republic.

“I am really pleased to get the result,” Carsley said on UEFA.com.

“The preparation has gone really well, but I didn’t want to jinx us before the game by saying that.

“There is a brilliant spirit within the lads. We feel like we’re in a good place.”

Arsenal midfielder Smith Rowe added: “We wanted to make a statement in the first game.

“We knew the Czechs would be really strong, so we are really happy with the three points.”

talkSPORT BET Offer Of The Day

Get up to £40 free bets back if your first bet loses at Royal Ascot – CLAIM HERE

18+ New customers only, opt in, bet up to £40 on any horse racing market at odds 2.00+ within 7 days. Get stake back in free bets (select markets) if first bet loses. Bonuses expire in 7 days. Card payments. Click for T&Cs. begambleaware.org | Please gamble responsibly

SEE ALL FREE BETS HERE

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *