Euro Cup 2016 England Vs Russia Live Footbal Score
About UEFA Euro 2016
The 2016 UEFA European Championship, commonly referred to as UEFA Euro 2016 or simply Euro 2016, will be the 15th edition of the UEFA European Championship, the quadrennial international men’s football championship of Europe organized by UEFA.
Former France legend Just Fontaine says in his column with the Russian newspaper Sport Express that Russia are capable of getting to the semi-finals. Fontaine, who scored 13 goals in six games at the FIFA World Cup in Sweden in 1958, says he will watch Russia’s final group game in Toulouse against Wales.
England’s Chris Smalling, Gary Cahill and Ryan Bertrand have all received treatment for minor injuries this week but are set to be available for England’s opener against Russia.
Russia are without Alan Dzagoev and Igor Denisov, both of whom suffered tournament-ending injuries after their initial 23-man squad was named.
Ex-Chelsea man Yuri Zhirkov is also absent because of an Achilles injury.
Danny Welbeck, who has appeared at the last two major tournaments for England, heads the list of injured absentees for England.
England have played Russia twice since the breakup of the Soviet Union, with both encounters in Euro 2008 qualifying. England won 3-0 at Wembley and Russia were 2-1 victors in Moscow.
The Three Lions met the USSR twice at the European Championship finals. England won 2-0 in a third-place play-off in 1968, while the Soviets triumphed 3-1 in the group stage in 1988.
England were the only country to win all of their Euro 2016 qualifying matches
Russia have qualified for 11 European Championship finals (including as the USSR). Only Germany, with 12, have a higher figure
UEFA EURO 2016 Matche Schedule
England and Russia kick off their campaigns in Group B
Russia pipped England to a place at UEFA EURO 2008
England have not lost over 90/120 minutes in 22 EURO games, qualifiers included
Saturday, 11 June = 20:00
England Vs Russia
UEFA EURO 2016 4th Match
England Vs Russia
Pitch Humidity = 81%
Wind = ESE 3km/h
Stade Vélodrome, Marseille
EURO 2016 capacity= 67354
icola Rizzoli (ITA)
Elenito Di Liberatore (ITA)
Mauro Tonolini (ITA)
Tasos Sidiropoulos (GRE)
Additional assistant referees
Daniele Orsato (ITA)
Antonio Damato (ITA)