Confirmed England line-up v Lithuania: Three Tottenham stars start
By Dominic Toner
England have named three Tottenham players represented in their starting line-up against Lithuania.
They host Lithuania on in an important World Cup qualifier at Wembley and Spurs trio Kyle Walker, Eric Dier and Dele Alli all start.
Gareth Southgate has decided to make four changes to his side from the team that lost 1-0 to Germany in a friendly.
John Stones, Raheem Sterling, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Jermain Defoe have come into the side.
Meanwhile, Chris Smalling, Gary Cahill, Jake Livermore and Jamie Vardy have dropped out.
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England have confirmed their starting line-up on their official Twitter account.
— England (@England) March 26, 2017
England are unbeaten so far in their qualifying group and have picked up 10 points from their opening four games.
Southgate will be taking charge of his first competitive game on Sunday since becoming the permanent manager and his side are expected to turnover underdogs Lithuania.
England only managed a goalless draw in their last competitive game away to Slovenia and will be keen to get back to winning ways.
Spurs continue to be an important feeder for the national side and are well represented in the current squad.
Their three stars all start against Lithuania, while Danny Rose and Harry Kane could have been involved if they were not injured.
In other Tottenham news, Graeme Souness has named the player Pochettino considers the most important.