England vs Germany LIVE plus Italy vs Sweden WC play-off

England's preparations for the 2018 World Cup begin at Wembley on Friday night as a threadbare squad host holders Germany. Join Sportsmail's JAMES DUTTON for all the action.

England's preparations for the 2018 World Cup begin at Wembley on Friday night as a threadbare squad host holders Germany.Gareth Southgate's squad have been hit by a litany of injury withdrawals, with Jack Cork, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Tammy Abraham all set to start for the first time.Elsewhere Italy host Sweden in a first-leg World Cup play-off, while Wales go to Paris to face France in a friendly.Join Sportsmail's JAMES DUTTON for all the LIVE action on what is set to be a busy night across ...