FOLLOW LIVE: England kick off EURO 2016 campaign vs. Russia

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England and Russia clash in Group B of EURO 2016 in Marseille on Saturday following widespread scenes of violence in the French city for days leading up to the game.

On the pitch England will be the favorites as Roy Hodgson’s men went through the qualifying campaign with a 100 percent record and captain Wayne Rooney believes this is a “big moment” for the young Three Lions squad.

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England does have the youngest squad at EURO 2016 and Hodgson will look for them to step things up a notch after their group stage exit at the 2014 World Cup.

For Russia, they’re a team in transition with success on home soil at the 2018 World Cup the main aim.

Click on the link above for lineups, live updates and more, while we will have reaction and analysis at ProSoccerTalk following the game.