On The Ball

History could repeat itself if England field half-injured men

Harry Maguire is in a race against time to be available for England's Euro 2020 opener against Croatia on June 13, 2021.PHOTO: AFP

LONDON - Harry Maguire was on crutches and in a plastered boot when the incorrigible optimist Ole Gunnar Solskjaer thought he would be fit for the Europa League final. He wasn't.

Eleven days later, the Manchester United captain will not play for England against Romania on Sunday (June 6).

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