Can England Live Up To Its High Expectations?

Published on June 11th, 2016 5:47 am EST
England will be kicking off their Euro 2016 campaign against Russia in the late game on Saturday evening.

England, thanks in large part to its dynamic striking attack, is actually considered one of the top four or five teams in this year's tournament. In past Euro competitions, England hasn't been considered one of the favourites, so their team this season has its fans excited for a deep run in the tournament.

Russia, for its part, will be looking to play the role of spoiler on Saturday evening.


Here are the current odds for Saturday's match between England and Russia:

England, 1.95
Draw, 3.20
Russia, 4.50

According to the oddsmakers, there are three results that have odds of 7.00 of taking place on Saturday. They are:

England Wins 1-0
Draw 0-0
Draw 1-1


England, as mentioned, possesses a dynamic striking attack that includes the likes of Harry Kane, Wayne Rooney, Daniel Sturridge and Jamie Vardy.

Russia, on the other hand, will be resting its hopes on the likes of Artem Dzyuba and Aleksander Kokorin.


Here are the Group B betting odds:

England, 1.83
Russia, 3.75
Wales, 6.50
Slovakia, 7.00

The King is a goalie today.  Presenting England vs. Russia the UEFA Euro 2016 match.

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