Harry Kane says England's struggles at recent tournaments should give the current crop a certain degree of freedom.
Italy became the first nation to successfully defend the World Cup, and they would keep their hands on the prize for another 12 years.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek says it would be "stupid to rule out England" at the 2018 Russia World Cup.
Raheem Sterling is back with the England squad after being granted extra time off by Gareth Southgate.
Harry Kane is England's captain at the World Cup, winning a two-man battle for the armband with Jordan Henderson.
Argentina and Manchester United goalkeeper Sergio Romero has been ruled out of the World Cup due to a knee injury.
All members of Russia's World Cup squad have been cleared to play at the tournament, after FIFA found "insufficient evidence" of anti-doping violations.
England boss Gareth Southgate has held his first full training session with his squad ahead of the World Cup.
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Hugo Lloris, Mile Jedinak and Simon Kjaer write open letter to FIFA to request Peru captain Paolo Guerrero to be allowed to compete at the World Cup.
Julen Lopetegui's contract as Spain's national team coach has been extended until 2020.
Alvaro Morata has missed out on a place in Spain's squad for the World Cup in Russia.
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England's World Cup squad will meet up on Monday as the first stage of preparations for this summer's tournament get underway.
Inter Milan's Mauro Icardi has been left out of Argentina's 23-man World Cup squad, while Juventus' Paulo Dybala has been included.
Radja Nainggolan has been left out of Belgium's squad for the World Cup, with 16 UK-based players named by Roberto Martinez.
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