There is already furor over Harry Kane’s choice of captain’s armband, with FIFA threatening to book the England skipper in the tunnel.
As a result, England has agreed to DITCH the symbolic gesture.
England vs Iran live score
Gareth Southgate’s side last World Cup tournament ended in agony as they lost 2-1 to Croatia in the semi-finals of the 2018 edition in Russia.
But four years from then, with a Euro 2020 final appearance in the bag too, Southgate’s men are finally looking to overcome the very last hurdle.
The second match on Day 2 of the ongoing FIFA World Cup will be between Senegal and Netherlands, at Al Thumama Stadium on Monday. Senegal vs Netherlands, Group A, FIFA World Cup 2022 match will be streamed live on Jio Cinema app and website.
Kyle Walker and James Maddison are out of the first game with injuries – so they won’t feature at the Khalifa International Stadium.
|USA||Sunday, Nov. 20||11:00 ET||FOX, Telemundo||fuboTV, Fox Sports app, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo, Peacock|
|Canada||Sunday, Nov. 20||11:00 EST||CTV, TSN||TSN app|
|UK||Sunday, Nov. 20||16:00 GMT||BBC One||BBC iPlayer, BBC Sport website|
|Australia||Monday, Nov. 21||03:00 AEDT||SBS||SBS On Demand|
|India||Sunday, Nov. 20||21:30 IST||Sports18||Voot, JioTV|
|Hong Kong||Monday, Nov. 21||00:00 HKT||—||Now TV|
|Malaysia||Monday, Nov. 21||00:00 MYT||Astro, RTM||Astro Go, RTMKlik|
|Singapore||Monday, Nov. 21||00:00 SGT||Channel 5||MeWatch, Singtel, StarHub|
|New Zealand||Monday, Nov. 21||05:00 NZDT||Sky Sport||Sky Go|
- Kick-off time: 1 pm UK time
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