At 8 p.m. England will play the World Cup round of 16 against Senegal. National coach Gareth Southgate has to do without Raheem Sterling. The attacker is not available for personal reasons.
While Bukayo Saka returns to England's starting line-up, Gareth Southgate will be without another attacker in Raheem Sterling. The Chelsea striker is unavailable for the round of 16 against Senegal.
"Raheem Sterling is unavailable for the Three Lions tonight as he has to deal with a family matter," the English FA said in a statement. Ben White had previously left the England national team camp for personal reasons. Sterling replaces Phil Foden in the starting XI of the Three Lions against Senegal.
Pickford - Walker, Stones, Maguire, Shaw - Rice, Henderson, Bellingham - Foden, Saka - Kane
This article was originally published on 90min.de as Personal reasons: England without Raheem Sterling.