If there is no victor after 120 minutes the tie is decided on penalties. The midfield is the key area that will win France this game. It is also down to the manager to prepare the team by giving them instructions not to let their heads drop, not to panic, but focus on responding.
Belgium has never been to the final of a World Cup, but that's exactly what they look poised to do as the highest-ranked team (No. 3 in the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings) left in the tournament. The song was created, with the help of comedians David Baddiel and Frank Skinner, to commemorate England hosting the 1996 European Football Championship, its first hosting gig since the 1966 World Cup, according to the BBC.
The ex-Sheffield United defender even replied to Matt, offering a signed England shirt and saying he "must have a big chest".
Council leader Councillor Georgia Gould, who supports QPR, told the New Journal: "England's march towards the World Cup final continues and we're going to cheer the team on here in Camden with big screens at two great locations". But his faithfulness to both the system and his players suggests he will remain loyal to the plan which has led them to the last four, and that means an attack-minded lineup.
As the global soccer showpiece hosted by Russian Federation goes into the semi-final stage today, the Zambian legend says he would not be surprised if the final was to be contested by first-timers in Belgium and Croatia.
According to the Russian Ministry of Communications, almost 7,000 more England fans ordered a Fan ID after England's quarter-final win against Sweden on Saturday.
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Considering the fact that he can immortalise himself in the next six days, depending on results, we want you to cast your mind back to the first time that Southgate took charge of an England match. England in the semifinal having won a knockout round game on penalties?
Just one player. That's Belgium's Thomas Meunier who was cautioned in the quarter-final against Brazil.
Prediction A very tough one to call.
Croatia and England have met in five competitive games in the past with Croatia winning two and England three.
A narrow 1-0 win for England, probably from another set-piece, puts Gareth Southgate's men in the final.
The 29-year-old added that he is looking forward to facing England striker Harry Kane, whom he described as a "dangerous opponent".