Senegal will play England in the Round of 16 matchups. During the group stages, both teams were hungry to score. One of the most thrilling knockout round matches is the one between England and Senegal.
England scored nine goals in three games during the group stage, displaying remarkable goal-scoring prowess. Six of their nine goals came against Wales, while three against Iran. The United States and England match ended in a scoreless draw. Senegal defeated Qatar and Ecuador in its subsequent games after falling to the Dutch 0-2.
England vs. Senegal Overview
If Senegal defeats England, they will become the first group to win three games in a single tournament. They are taking part in the world cup for the third time, and they appear to be doing well this time.
They are not reliant on any one player in particular because five have already scored goals in this event. Their 2-1 victory over Ecuador was imposing. They will prepare to shock many when they compete against the European team.
It won’t be easy for England to defeat the African winners. One competition they ever won was in 1966. For a well-known team like England, they haven’t even advanced to the championship game since then, which is odd.
They ultimately came in fourth place at FIFA 2018 after losing to Belgium in the match for third place and Croatia in the semifinals. They do, however, currently hold a sizable score advantage. Even though the fans were somewhat disappointed by the scoreless draw with the Americans, scoring six goals against Iran and three against Wales was no easy feat.
Best Players to Watch
You should watch for Englishmen Jude Bellingham and Declan Rice, and Ismaila Sarr will sparkle for Senegal.
England vs. Senegal Head-to-Head
Senegal and England will be motivated to begin their fight strong since they have never faced it. Although England has won two of its previous three matches, Senegal has won three of its last 5.
England vs. Senegal Prediction
Don’t be surprised. Senegal will crush England and win by a score of 2-1.