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Some Copa América information: Lionel Messi marked turning into Argentina’s document look maker by scoring twice in a Four-1 win towards Bolivia to arrange a quarter-final towards Ecuador. Elsewher Uruguay beat Paraguay 1-Zero and can face Colombia within the final eight.
Anyway, shifting on. To this night’s inconveniently timed 5pm kick-off. Placing all hype and weight-of-history stuff to at least one aspect, this on paper has all the time appeared probably the most intriguing of the eight second-round ties. England nominally favourites however their capacity to seek out new gears nonetheless unsure after their low-key group part, towards an unpredictable Germany aspect which have already gone by way of the complete vary of efficiency ranges, for good and ailing.
They've damage doubts, with three of their extra in-form gamers – Robin Gosens, Antonio Rüdiger and Ilkay Gundogan – doubtful for tonight. Gareth Southgate nonetheless has a name to make on whether to play Mason Mount on his emergence from self-isolation, and on whether or not to stay with the aspect that beat the Czech Republic or recall Phil Foden and Kieran Trippier.Continue reading...