[Teams] Lithuania v England: Arsenal Duo Start Alongside Adam Lallana & Phil Jones
Man Utd’s Phil Jones and Liverpool’s Adam Lallana start as England look to secure a perfect European qualifying campaign when they take on Lithuania
England will look to secure a perfect European Championship qualifying campaign when they take on Lithuania this evening.
Roy Hodgson’s men have already secured automatic qualification to next summers finals after winning all nine of their qualifying games so the England boss has decided to rest several of his key men tonight.
Jack Butland starts in goal while Kieran Gibbs, Kyle Walker and Phil Jones come in to the defence alongside skipper Phil Jagielka.
Jonjo Shelvey starts in midfield along with Ross Barkley while Adam Lallana and Arsenal’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain start in attack along with Jamie Vardy and Harry Kane.
Here are the confirmed line-ups:
Butland, Walker, Gibbs, Jones, Jagielka, Shelvey, Barkley, Lallana, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Vardy, Kane
Subs: Heaton, Smalling, Clyne, Bertrand, Townsend, Alli, Sterling, Walcott, Ings
Arlauskis, Klimavičius, Freidgeimas, Mikuckis, Černych, Andriuškevičius, Slivka, Novikovas, Žulpa, Panka (c), Spalvis
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