Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Backing Our Harry to Do a Becks in Win over Colombia

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Backing Our Harry to Do a Becks in Win over Colombia

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ENGLAND are 22/1 at Betfred for history to repeat itself tonight.

The Three Lions last played Colombia in the 1998 World Cup in France, winning 2-0 with David Beckham netting the second.

Now the spotlight is firmly on England skipper Harry Kane who, like Beckham, was brought up in Chingford. Amazingly, they both went to the same school and played with the same youth team.

Betfred have England 8/1 to win 2-0 against Colombia in Moscow's Spartak Stadium, but for that to be the result with Kane to 'do a Beckham' and score the second is 22/1. Spurs talisman Kane - favourite for the golden boot with five goals in Group G - is raring to go after being rested for the 1-0 defeat against group winners Belgium and I expect City's Raheem Sterling to get the nod to partner him ahead of United's Marcus Rashford. …

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