Last Updated: Sat, 07 Sep 2013 18:27
England striker Daniel Sturridge will miss Tuesday's World Cup qualifier in Ukraine because of his ongoing injury problem.
Roy Hodgson's men head to Kiev on Tuesday looking for a win and the former Liverpool boss will be without Sturridge, Danny Welbeck, Wayne Rooney and Andy Carroll for the crucial game.
England will be looking for a win, which you can back using your free bet, to take back to England ahead of the final two qualifiers. Rickie Lambert looks set to lead the line again and Jermain Defoe could feature.
The FA have confirmed that Hodgson will not be drafting in any replacements to the squad of 23, who are due to travel on Sunday evening.
A statement on the FA website read: "Club England medical staff have been in constant contact with their counterparts at Liverpool Football Club since he (Sturridge) returned there on Thursday.
"His injury has not progressed as had been hoped and it is now clear that Sturridge will not be fit for the match in Kiev on Tuesday evening."
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