Fatigue from 10 months on the football treadmill could hinder the Nations League Finals, but a clutch of young talent should win the day.
Gareth Southgate has given his voice to an FA campaign urging travelling England fans to leave boorish behaviour behind.
Gareth Southgate has omitted four players from his provisional 27-man squad for the Nations League Finals, but Harry Kane remains in.
Montenegro will have to play their next competitive fixture behind closed doors after UEFA rejected their appeal.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek has reportedly ruptured his Achilles and England manager Gareth Southgate sympathised with the Chelsea midfielder.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek injured his ankle in a friendly and misses the Nations League Finals, but Harry Kane is included in England's squad.
UEFA has punished Montenegro with a stadium ban for racist behaviour after incidents during their Euro 2020 qualifier against England.
England players have lost faith in the system designed to punish perpetrators of racist abuse, according to boss Gareth Southgate.
Despite only being 25, Harry Kane understands he has to help England's new crop of players learn about the international game.
Incidents of alleged racist chanting at England players in Montenegro must lead to better education on the subject, says Gareth Southgate.