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Euro 2020: CHRIS SUTTON’S England vs Ukraine form guide – Raheem Sterling is undroppable

England are within the quarter-finals of Euro 2020 after a momentous 2-0 victory over Germany at Wembley final week and Gareth Southgate’s males have an actual shot of reaching the ultimate.

The Three Lions will first should navigate a well past Ukraine within the quarter-ultimate in Rome on Saturday, with Andriy Shevchenko’s facet an actual banana pores and skin. Victory within the Italian capital will deliver Gareth Southgate’s males again to house soil for a possible semi-ultimate towards both Czech Republic or Denmark.

After a variety of thrilling performances in that win over Germany – with each Raheem Sterling and Harry Kane on course – Sportsmail’s CHRIS SUTTON offers his verdict on the the 2 possible line-ups going into this large conflict.

England are hoping to march on to the Euro 2020 semi-finals with a win over Ukraine in Rome

ENGLAND (4-2-3-1)

JORDAN PICKFORD 9

The solely goalkeeper with 4 clear sheets at this event. He stopped Germany from scoring and deserves the reward he is getting.

KYLE WALKER 8 

Walker’s pace in his recovery run when Thomas Muller broke by means of for Germany was scary. He is one of many Euros’ quickest gamers.

JOHN STONES 8

Has made essentially the most passes of any England participant at Euro 2020 — with a 96 per cent passing accuracy as well. Outstanding centre again.

John Stones has been outstanding at Euro 2020, making the most passes for England

John Stones has been excellent at Euro 2020, making essentially the most passes for England

HARRY MAGUIRE 8 

Any German balls into the English field had been crushed away expertly by Maguire. The Manchester United man offers you that distinct sense of safety.

LUKE SHAW 8

Shaw and Grealish had been on the identical wavelength towards Germany. It could be good to see extra of that chemistry down the left towards Ukraine.

DECLAN RICE 8

Rice was on a yellow from the eighth minute towards Germany however didn’t draw back from doing his job. He simply did it well.

KALVIN PHILLIPS 8

Phillips regained possession 11 occasions towards Germany — essentially the most by an England participant in a Euros match since Tony Adams in ’96. He’s all-motion.

England look better when Mason Mount plays in midfield due to his confidence on the ball

England look higher when Mason Mount performs in midfield on account of his confidence on the ball

JADON SANCHO 6

He’s had solely six minutes towards the Czechs, however now there are whispers that Manchester United’s new signing will begin. Take your likelihood, Sancho!

MASON MOUNT 7

Mount can obtain possession on the half-flip and transfer it up the pitch and England at all times look higher with him in midfield.

RAHEEM STERLING 8

He has received a style for objectives and he is successful us video games. Super Sterling has silenced his doubters and at this level he is just about undroppable.

HARRY KANE 6

Alan Shearer went on a objective-laden run after ending his drought earlier than Euro 96. Kane can do the identical. He stays England’s talisman. 

TOTAL: 84 OUT OF 110 

Simply put, Raheem Sterling is winning England games and is pretty much undroppable

Simply put, Raheem Sterling is successful England video games and is just about undroppable

Harry Kane can go on a goalscoring run now for England after ending his drought vs Germany

Harry Kane can go on a goalscoring run now for England after ending his drought vs Germany

UKRAINE (3-5-2)

HEORHIY BUSHCHAN 7

The Dynamo Kiev participant has been one among Euro 2020’s busier goalkeepers, making sensible saves. He is actually rising into his position as Ukraine’s No 1.

ILLYA ZABARNYI 7 

He is 18, composed, assured and linked with golf equipment in England. Now he can check his expertise towards a few of the Premier League’s high stars.

SERHIY KRYVTSOV 6

Shakhtar Donetsk’s no-nonsense centre again. The excellent news for England is Kryvtsov lacks tempo and is susceptible to creating an error or two. 

Mykola Matviyenko has made some impressive ball recoveries for Ukraine at Euro 2020

Mykola Matviyenko has made some spectacular ball recoveries for Ukraine at Euro 2020

MYKOLA MATVIYENKO 7

Only one different participant has recovered the ball extra typically than Matviyenko at this event. He is an assured presence on the left of a again three.

OLEKSANDR KARABAYEV 7

Ukraine’s quickest participant and he is not shy in getting ahead and firing balls into the field. England have to beware the specter of Karavayev.

SERHIY SYDORCHUK 6

Dynamo Kiev captain who might want to maintain his cool in Rome as he has a status as one thing of a scorching-head in midfield.

TARAS STEPANENKO 6

This laborious man loves a problem. Shakhtar’s deep-mendacity midfielder can be disciplined and supply safety. He will go away the roaming to others.

MYKOLA SHAPARENKO 6

Lovely cross-subject ball within the build-up to Zinchenko’s objective within the final-16 win towards Sweden. The 22-year-old is a tidy participant in midfield.

OLEKSANDR ZINCHENKO 7

Finally used at left wing again towards Sweden and that is his finest position. Good battle towards his Man City colleague Walker awaits down the wing. 

England fans know the threat Zinchenko carries down the left for Man City as he prepares to face his team-mate Kyle Walker

England followers know the risk Zinchenko carries down the left for Man City as he prepares to face his crew-mate Kyle Walker

ANDRIY YARMOLENKO 8

Ukraine’s finest participant and largest risk on the Euros, regardless of hardly that includes for West Ham final season, beginning just one league sport.

ROMAN YAREMCHUK 6

Ukraine’s high scorer in qualifying. Yaremchuk is 6ft 3in, cellular and can have to be his crew’s focus to get Ukraine up the pitch.

TOTAL: 73 OUT OF 110

Andriy Yarmolenko has been Ukraine's biggest threat despite hardly featuring for West Ham

Andriy Yarmolenko has been Ukraine’s greatest risk regardless of hardly that includes for West Ham

SPARES  

KIERAN TRIPPIER 6

He’s performed left again, and proper wing again. England’s supervisor is aware of that wherever he wants him, he can rely on the skilled Trippier.

BEN CHILWELL 6

His final look for membership or nation was within the Champions League ultimate. Now’s his time to make his mark on Euro 2020.

REECE JAMES 6

His solely different begin was towards Scotland when he did not get ahead as a lot as he does for Chelsea. Now he is set for one more likelihood.

JORDAN HENDERSON 6

Two substitute appearances eased him in. Now he is prepared to begin for England. With Rice and Phillips on yellows and risking suspension, he is available in.

PHIL FODEN 6

He missed the final two video games however now England can unleash Foden. The Ukrainians can be defensive however Foden can create possibilities in tight areas.

RUSLAN MALINOVSKYI 6

Surprisingly benched towards Sweden however he was influential after being introduced on, so needs to be returning to the beginning line-up towards England.

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