Can England go all the way?

England are now second favourites to win this summer’s World Cup finals behind France, who go H2H with Belgium on Tuesday.

The bookmakers have Southgate’s men as favourites ahead of the match against Croatia, who knocked out tournament hosts Russia on penalties following a gruelling 120 minutes on Saturday.

Southgate is expected to stick with the same starting line-up for the game against Croatia, which might disappoint some people.

Despite England’s victory, there were one or two players who came in for heavy criticism on social media.

On the other hand, France and Belgium have a long history, facing each other 73 times.

France have won 24 of those meetings, but Belgium have recorded 30 victories, with 19 draws between them.

Roberto Martinez will be tempted to stick with the same XI which beat Brazil 2-1, with Nacer Chadli and Maroune Fellaini starting against the Selecao.

As for France, Didier Deschamps will have plenty of options and may also stick after seeing Les Bleus easily beat Uruguay 2-0 with a solid defensive display.

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