Walker ready to sacrifice preferred right back role

England World Cup 2018 guide Full squad group analysis fixtures and match dates

England boss Gareth Southgate says that Marcus Rashford picked up "a knock" during the team's final training session before leaving for Russian Federation for the World Cup. Ultimately, we know we'll be judged on results but we have to focus on the processes.

Having featured in over 50 games for Manchester United during the 2017-18 season, Rashford scored a stunning goal in England's friendly win against Costa Rica on Friday.

- Make your picks with ESPN FC Match Predictor 2018!

A key member of Manchester City's title-winning team last season, Walker has been deployed as a right-sided centre-back in a back-three by manager Gareth Southgate and is likely to retain the spot against Tunisia in their Group G opener on Monday.

Walker had hoped to prove himself as the world's best right-back in Russian Federation, but added that he is happy to help England in any way he can.

"I have to move on from it".

Walker said the transition has been made easier because of the tactical adjustments Pep Guardiola has made at times that have allowed him to work more in a three-man defence.

Jaguar E-Pace gets more features
The new option is a 2.0 litre Ingenium four-pot with 197bhp, enough for a 7.7 sprint to 62mph and official economy of 34.4mpg. It responds to the driver's input and road surface changes to provide better control and minimise body roll.

Uber wants to patent technology to detect drunk riders
The app's ability to predict user behaviour could also be used by Uber drivers to detect user's vulnerability. For example, a rider who has Parkinson's or a hand tremor might be recognized by the app as being drunk.

Ten African countries that did not vote for Morocco
At least that's the prediction of Achilles, a cat in St Petersburg reputed to have psychic powers. For more sports coverage, visit the ABS-CBN Sports website .

"Is it my preferred position? Of course not", Walker said.

"I would be surprised if the majority of players did not say the World Cup is the biggest sporting event in the world".

With that clash in mind, De Bruyne has pinpointed former Liverpool star Raheem Sterling as the player he thinks could dominate at the tournament. I will do anything for the team. "We know we are not the finished article - in fact, we're a long way from it - but I think people see signs of progress and enjoy watching us and the manner in which we try to play".

That process has not been easy after the ignominy of losing against Iceland in the European Championship two years ago - a defeat that ended Roy Hodgson's reign - and Southgate has also witnessed the fans' disenchantment during his own reign, most notably in the form of mutinous chants and a mass walkout during the World Cup qualifier in Malta in September.

"It might give me a little bit of an opportunity, but it is about reading the game", Walker said.

"I've got a family that are going out there".

Related:

  • Report outlines Wolves' target for first season back in Premier League

    Report outlines Wolves' target for first season back in Premier League

    They will play promoted Fulham at Wembley in their first home game of the season on the weekend of 18-19 August. Chelsea have announced three pre-season fixtures, one of which will take place at Stamford Bridge.
    Sadio Mane says is happy at Liverpool amidst Real Madrid links

    Sadio Mane says is happy at Liverpool amidst Real Madrid links

    The whole club worked hard for this Champions League title, but Real Madrid were the better team that day. As as I say, I'm happy at Anfield but you never know what will happen in the future.
    Trump says accused human rights abuser Kim Jong Un 'loves his people'

    Trump says accused human rights abuser Kim Jong Un 'loves his people'

    Mr Trump and Mr Kim - who traded vicious insults past year - gripped each other's hands in front of USA and North Korean flags. The joint statement issued in Singapore was vague. "His base is truly willing to believe anything".
  • Final Fantasy XIV and Monster Hunter

    Final Fantasy XIV and Monster Hunter

    Final Fantasy XIV launched in 2010, but players and critics lamented its lack of content and poor gameplay. This crossover event could help fans of both games migrate to the other.
    Analysts Ratings for Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)

    Analysts Ratings for Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)

    Piper Jaffray Companies started coverage on shares of Boston Scientific in a research note on Friday , February 23rd. Also, SVP John Bradley Sorenson sold 2,200 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, March 20th.
    Don’t Be Afraid to Talk With Someone

    Don’t Be Afraid to Talk With Someone

    Among people age 10 to 34, suicide was the No. 2 cause of death in 2016, coming just after deaths from unintentional injuries. What's more, people with depression are at higher risk for a range of other health issues.
  • Britain's Rolls-Royce is slashing 4,600 jobs

    Rolls has faced a tough trading environment in recent years on weak demand for its plane engines and marine power systems. The company said it will take a one-off financial hit of £500 million ($670 million) as a result of the restructuring.
    John Cena Joins Jackie Chan’s ‘Project X’

    John Cena Joins Jackie Chan’s ‘Project X’

    Deadline .com says the Marine was fooled by the villains into thinking he was working to seize illegally-gained Chinese assets. In case you've been living under a rock, Cena is quickly becoming a hot commodity in entertainment.
    Severe T-Storm Watch in effect for CNY — ALERT

    Severe T-Storm Watch in effect for CNY — ALERT

    The forecast expects the thunderstorms to develop this afternoon as a cold front moves through. The storm system is capable of producing strong wind gusts and up to nickel-sized hailstones.
  • Golovkin and Canelo rematch slated for September

    Golovkin and Canelo rematch slated for September

    A May 5, 2018 rematch was canceled when Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) failed two drug tests for the performance-enhancing drug clenbuterol.
    Woman Preemptively Sues NASA to Keep Her Treasure

    Woman Preemptively Sues NASA to Keep Her Treasure

    A Tennessee woman is proactively suing NASA to keep what she says is a vial of moon dust gifted from astronaut Neil Armstrong . The federal agents believed the 74-year-old had stolen the artefacts (she was never charged and successfully sued the agents).

    Nigeria’s inflation drops to 11.61 % in May - NBS

    Also, it noted the rural index rose by 1.08 per cent in May, up by 0.26 per cent from the rate recorded in April (0.82) per cent. The corresponding twelve-month year-on-year average percentage change for the urban index is 15.10 percent in May 2018.

Comments

Latest news

Volvo Teases Polestar Engineered S60 Model
The tweaks are also expected to improve refinement of the eight-speed automatic transmission and lower the fuel consumption. The Brembo calipers are painted gold, peaking out from new lightweight wheels for the Volvo S60 Polestar Engineered .

David and Victoria Beckham Release Official Statement In Response To Divorce Rumours
Despite the fact that the married pair arrived separately at the fashion event, they stayed together for the rest of it. Victoria beamed with delight as she embraced her youngest child Harper, who flashed a wide grin for the adorable image.

Peter Navarro's apology to Justin Trudeau for 'hell' remark
The problem was that in conveying that message I used language that was inappropriate. President Trump withdrew from the communique in a fit of rage on Saturday.

Rafael Nadal admits he thought he would have retired by now
Nadal said. "Yes, is true that in my career, I achieved much more than what I ever dreamed". For a time , fans could nearly believe that Thiem would present a challenge in this match.

US, Mexico, Canada embark on World Cup history with winning bid
President Donald Trump welcomed the news, tweeting: "The U.S., together with Mexico and Canada, just got the World Cup ". The FIFA congress announced Wednesday it had selected Canada, the United States and Mexico to host the tournament.

Appeal court slashes Rebel Wilson’s defamation payout
Last year Wilson won a case against publisher Bauer Media over articles that she said had wrongly portrayed her as a serial liar. Wilson said in April that she and her legal team were "very confident" the original defamation payout would be upheld.

Antarctica's Ice Is Melting Even Faster, and Scientists Are Deeply Worried
Almost all of the mass shed over the last quarter century has come from West Antarctica , the study found. Some studies had suggested a net gain in mass over recent decades.

Tens of thousands form 124-mile line to demand Basque secession ballot
The scarves bore the slogan "It's in our hands" written in Basque . Some wore symbols of support for Calatan separatists.

Netflix May Soon Offer Video Game Streaming
Netflix's take on streaming games apparently involves remaking them on some level so they can play nice with the service. A Netflix representative said a five-part Minecraft: Story Mode adaptation would be coming to its service in the fall.

Vivo NEX announced with pop-up camera and in-display fingerprint sensor
One teaser even suggested it'll have a 95% or more ratio but we'll have to wait and see if Vivo can be beaten by this new device. Form and function can not be separated and in the ultimate bezel-less phone, the performance also needs to be optimal.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Is Free on PS Plus Now
While there was no new Black Ops 4 news shared by Activision during Sony's E3 showcase, there was a big update made. Call of Duty: Black Ops III was originally out in 2015 on PC, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3, and PS4.

Over 200 Common Drugs May Cause Depression, Report Warns
Numerous drugs are commonplace and not associated with a risk of depression despite the evidence showing their effects. Use of three or more drugs concurrently increased from 7 percent to 10 percent, approximately.

Ewan McGregor to star in Stephen King's The Shining sequel Doctor Sleep
Getting sober revives Danny's powers, and he tries to put them to good use by working with terminally ill hospice patients. At the time, the film was considered a box office disappointment, earning $44 million on a $19 million budget.

Trump renews attack on OPEC ahead of group's production meeting
Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia are set to open the football world cup, which kicks off in Russian Federation on Thursday. A mix of new US sanctions on Iran , chaos in Venezuela and robust global growth has tightened the oil market.

Kim Deal Signals North Korea May Never Give Up Its Nukes
The U.S. has stationed combat troops in South Korea since the end of the Korean War and has used them in a variety of drills. Ordinary North Koreans consistently voice unequivocal support for the leadership when speaking to foreign media.

Other news