Gareth Southgate’s side have made a promising start, beating both their most likely rivals for a top-two finish, Ukraine and Italy, while Malta have lost to the latter as well as North Macedonia – who will face the Three Lions next week .
At the end of this round of fixtures, Southgate will be hoping to sit on 12 points and be a huge step closer to qualifying for next summer’s finals in Germany.
But the first part of that job is being professional and claiming victory in Malta, even though the game comes at the end of another long season that lasted until just a few days ago for some of the team’s stars.
Here’s everything you need to know.
When is Malta vs England?
The Euro 2024 qualifiers begin at 7:45pm BST on Friday, 16 June.
where can i watch it?
England’s Euro 2024 qualifiers are free-to-air After securing the rights to Channel 4 for all three Lions sports for two years. Fans can stream the match via Channel 4’s app and desktop website.
What is the news of England team?
It is not yet clear whether Man City stars will attend the match in view of their Champions League exertions – and the subsequent celebrations – but it looks likely gareth southgate Will give chances to some players who are not habitual starters.
Mark Guiche could be in line to win just his fourth cap in defense and Crystal Palace team-mate Ebe Eze is looking forward to making his senior debut with the national team.
Jude Bellingham did has just completed his transfer to Real Madrid But will not play in this break as he has recovered from injury.
With – Bonello, Attard, Borg, Apap, Corblen, Muscat, Guillaumeier, Yancum, Mbong, Jones, Satariano
England – Pickford, Trippier, Guiche, Maguire, Shaw, Rice, Gallagher, Eze, Saka, Kane, Maddison
There’s no contest in terms of result of course, so it’s about how clinical and intense England can be in humid conditions. Malta 0-4 England,