England midfielder Dele Alli trains as Gareth Southgate plans for Belgium FIFA World Cup match

Alli possesses a goal threat that Loftus-Cheek lacks and, crucially, England need if they are to take the burden away from their free-scoring captain. 

published on : 25th June 2018

Marcus Rashford could start for England in Panama FIFA World Cup clash

It is understood that England want to look at Rashford up front alongside Kane, and Loftus-Cheek in midfield with Lingard and Henderson.

published on : 21st June 2018

England confidence high ahead of FIFA World Cup opener against Tunisia

Ruben Loftus-Cheek has just four caps to his name and is not alone in having no previous major tournament experience in Southgate's 23-man squad.

published on : 15th June 2018

Loftus-Cheek showed he can cut it: England manager Gareth Southgate

England manager Gareth Southgate felt Ruben Loftus-Cheek had shown the level required for international football after he produced a promising debut performance in a 0-0 draw with Germany.

published on : 11th November 2017

Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek joins Crystal Palace on loan

Ruben Loftus-Cheek made his first team debut in the UEFA Champions League against Sporting Lisbon in December 2014.

published on : 13th July 2017