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England will take on old foes Germany in the last 16 of the European Championship.
The Three Lions topped Group D without conceding a goal, beating Croatia and Czech Republic and drawing with Scotland.
England were solid throughout the group stage but have yet to find their best form, especially in attack.
Now Gareth Southgate’s men face a huge test in the first round of the knockout phase as they welcome Germany to Wembley.
The Germans needed a late draw against Hungary to make it out of their group.
Joachim Low’s side were poor against France in their opening game but impressed against Portugal before being pushed all the way in their final group tie.
England and Germany have a famous rivalry with a host of memorable moments between the two footballing powerhouses.
Now, they’ll write another chapter in their long history with the winner of this tie set to have a great chance of reaching the final of tournament.
talkSPORT is bringing you all 51 Euro 2020 games live this summer and we’ll be under the Wembley arch for this mammoth showdown too.
England v Germany: How to listen
This last 16 match will take place at 5pm on Tuesday, June 29.
Full coverage from Wembley will be live on talkSPORT, with our pre-match build-up starting at 3pm.
Mark Saggers will be your host and commentary will come from Jim Proudfoot and Stuart Pearce. We will also have analysis from Sol Campbell and Jose Mourinho.
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England’s route to Euro glory
We couldn’t, could we?
Last 16: Vs Germany (5pm, Tuesday June 29, London)
Quarter-final: Vs Sweden/Ukraine (8pm, Saturday July 3, Rome)
Semi-final: Vs Netherlands/Czech Republic/ Wales/Denmark (8pm, Wednesday July 7, London)
Final: France/Switzerland/Croatia/Spain/Belgium/Portugal/Italy/Austria (8pm, Sunday July 11, London)
Every game will be LIVE on talkSPORT – we’ve got the Euros covered!
England v Germany: Squads
Goalkeepers: Sam Johnstone (West Bromwich Albion), Jordan Pickford (Everton), Aaron Ramsdale (Sheffield United)
Defenders: Ben Chilwell (Chelsea), Conor Coady (Wolves), Reece James (Chelsea), Harry Maguire (Manchester United), Tyrone Mings (Aston Villa), Luke Shaw (Manchester United), John Stones (Manchester City), Kieran Trippier (Atlético), Kyle Walker (Manchester City), Ben White (Brighton)
Midfielders: Jude Bellingham (Dortmund), Phil Foden (Manchester City), Jack Grealish (Aston Villa), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Mason Mount (Chelsea), Kalvin Phillips (Leeds United), Declan Rice (West Ham), Bukayo Saka (Arsenal), Jadon Sancho (Dortmund)
Forwards: Dominic Calvert-Lewin (Everton), Harry Kane (Tottenham), Marcus Rashford (Manchester United), Raheem Sterling (Manchester City)
Goalkeepers: Manuel Neuer (Bayern), Bernd Leno (Arsenal), Kevin Trapp (Frankfurt)
Defenders: Emre Can (Dortmund), Matthias Ginter (Mönchengladbach), Robin Gosens (Atalanta), Christian Günter (Freiburg), Marcel Halstenberg (Leipzig), Mats Hummels (Dortmund), Lukas Klostermann (Leipzig), Robin Koch (Leeds), Antonio Rüdiger (Chelsea), Niklas Süle (Bayern)
Midfielders: Serge Gnabry (Bayern), Leon Goretzka (Bayern), İlkay Gündoğan (Manchester City), Jonas Hofmann (Mönchengladbach), Joshua Kimmich (Bayern), Toni Kroos (Real Madrid), Jamal Musiala (Bayern), Florian Neuhaus (Mönchengladbach), Leroy Sané (Bayern)
Forwards: Kai Havertz (Chelsea), Thomas Müller (Bayern), Kevin Volland (Monaco), Timo Werner (Chelsea)
England v Germany: What has been said?
Gareth Southgate says starting spots are up for grabs as England begin preparations for next week’s massive clash with Germany.
Asked if he knew his ideal starting line-up in the last-16 against the Group F runners-up, Southgate said: “For the last 12 months whenever I’ve written a team sheet down anything more than two days before a game it’s changed, so at the moment, no.
“We’ll watch the matches (on Wednesday), we’ll see how everybody is once we get back to St George’s and through the next couple of days of recovery and we’ll go from there.
“I think what’s clear is that there are some areas of the team that we’ve been able to build closer to what we think is full strength as the last sort of four weeks or so has gone on.
“Players have arrived late from European finals or (we’ve) been unable to get them on the pitch following injury or lacked fitness and I’ve always felt that we were going to have to grow into this tournament in terms of selection. That’s why the squad has been so important.”
Southgate called England’s group win a ‘real collective performance’ given a challenging backdrop that continued this week when Mason Mount and Ben Chilwell were forced into isolation.
“I think that we’ve been incredibly vigilant throughout, really, so it’s been a real anomaly what’s happened with the two boys,” Southgate said.
“But because of what’s happened we’ve had to speak to the players again just to remind them, but frankly our protocols meant we’ve not come unstuck in the past.
“How we’ve come unstuck and others haven’t is beyond comprehension for me, really.
“Just because there’s some evidence of ours and yet clearly the situation with others has been a higher risk in terms of passing the virus on, so it feels particularly harsh for our two players.
“It’s not helpful for us as a team, but devastating for the two boys that they’re in a major championship and they’ve had to miss out on a big part of it in this way.”