GIVEMESPORT writers pick their England starting XIs for Euro 2020

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England have secured qualification for the UEFA Euro 2020 finals.

The Three Lions weren't perfect in qualifying - they suffered a shock 2-1 defeat against Czech Repbulic in Prague - but they were still by far the best team in Group A.

Gareth Southgate will now be preparing for next year's finals as he looks to build on his side's fourth place finish at the 2018 World Cup.

But who should he name in his starting XI next summer?

There are a few certainties.

Raheem Sterling and Harry Kane are England's world class players and they will no doubt feature prominently in England's campaign, barring injury.

But elsewhere a place in England's team is very much up for grabs and Southgate will have a selection headache for the finals, particularly in midfield.

GIVEMESPORT's writers have selected the starting XI they think Southgate should select this summer.

Gareth Southgate will be looking to end England's wait for a major title

Alex Batt (4-3-3)

Pickford; Alexander-Arnold, Maguire, Stones, Chilwell; Henderson, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Maddison; Sterling, Kane, Sancho

Oliver Browning (4-3-3)

Pickford; Alexander-Arnold, Maguire, Tomori, Chilwell; Henderson, Mount, Maddison; Sterling, Kane, Sancho

Fikayo Tomori will be looking to force his way into Gareth Southgate's plans

Kobe Tong (4-3-3)

Pickford; Alexander-Arnold, Maguire, Gomez, Chilwell; Henderson, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Mount; Sterling, Kane, Rashford

Rob Swan (4-3-3)

Pickford; Alexander-Arnold, Maguire, Gomez, Chilwell; Henderson, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Maddison; Sterling, Kane, Rashford

Mason Mount could start for England in midfield

Scott Wilson (4-3-3)

Pickford; Alexander-Arnold, Maguire, Stones, Chilwell; Henderson, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Maddison; Sterling, Kane, Rashford

James Stroud (4-3-3)

Pope; Alexander-Arnold, Maguire, Gomez, Chilwell; Henderson, Winks, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Sterling, Kane, Sancho

Nick Pope will be challenging Jordan Pickford for the number one shirt

Danny Ryan (4-3-3)

Pickford; Alexander-Arnold, Maguire, Stones, Chilwell; Henderson, Winks, Oxlade-Chamberlain; Sterling, Kane, Sancho

Katherine Lucas (4-2-3-1)

Pickford; Alexander-Arnold, Maguire, Gomez, Chilwell; Henderson, Winks; Sterling, Maddison, Rashford; Kane

Harry Winks scored his first England goal on the weekend

ROB HOSKIN (4-3-3)

Pickford; Alexander-Arnold, Maguire, Gomez, Chilwell, Henderson, Winks, Oxlade-Chamberlain; Sterling, Kane, Rashford

Southgate has claimed he already knows his strongest XI going into the tournament, but a lot can change between now and the summer.

English players will have six more months to impress Gareth Southgate and try and force their way into his starting XI when the tournament kicks off next June.

After over 50 years without a major trophy, can Southgate end the hurt and write his name in England's history?

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