[Teams] Italy vs England: Theo Walcott & Phil Jones Start

By on March 31, 2015

Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane makes his first senior start as England take on Italy in a friendly in Turin tonight.

Kane came off the bench to score just a minute into his debut against Lithuania on Friday night and he’ll be partnered by Wayne Rooney and Theo Walcott in attack this evening.

Joe Hart keeps his place in goal while Nathaniel Clyne and Phil Jagielka are joined by Kieran Gibbs and Chris Smalling at the back.

Manchester United’s Phil Jones plays in the holding role in midfield with Jordan Henderson and Fabian Delph supporting in the middle of the park.

Here are the confirmed line-ups:


Hart, Clyne, Smalling, Jagielka, Gibbs, Jones, Henderson, Delph, Rooney, Walcott, Kane.

Subs: Butland, Green, Cahill, Bertrand, Walker, Carrick, Mason, Townsend, Barkley


Buffon; Chiellini, Ranoccia, Bonucci; Florenzi, Parolo, Valdifiori, Soriano, Darmian; Eder, Pelle



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