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Italy vs. England U20 World Cup semifinal live stream: game time, TV channels, and how to watch online

No Joshy Onomah (sob) but Kyle Walker-Peters can help lead England to a World Cup title game, and that’s neat.

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Good morning, Tottenham Hotspur fans!

The words “England” and “World Cup success” don’t usually go hand in hand, but we’re not talking about the senior team. The U20s are a different animal altogether, and this year Engerland are having a right go at it.

Tottenham Hotspur’s Kyle Walker-Peters and Josh Onomah have helped take the Young Lions to the semi-finals of the U20 World Cup in South Korea, and they play a very good Italy squad today for the right to play either Uruguay or Venezuela in the finals. The result of that match will be known before this game kicks off (but not when this article was written).

Both Onomah and Walker-Peters have had a good showing in this tournament. Joshy has been playing well as part of a central midfield pivot alongside Lewis Cook, and KWP has been playing well (though out of position) as England’s first choice left back. Onomah won’t play this match — he is serving a one-match suspension after being wrongfully sent off while dribbling by an idiot match official in the quarterfinals, but KWP should start today.

Keep an eye on Chelsea product (and new Liverpool signing) Dominic Solanke, who is England’s primary goal scoring threat.


Lineups will be posted after they are released by the clubs (and/or after Menno wakes up)

How to Watch

Date/time: Thursday, June 8, 8:00 pm (Korea), 12 noon (UK), 7:00 am (ET)
Location: Jeonju World Cup Stadium, Jeonju, South Korea
TV: Fox Sports 1 (USA), Eurosport 2 (UK), TSN 1, (Canada), other listings at
Streaming: Fox Sports Go / Fox Soccer2Go (USA), also (free 7-day trial)

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