Henderson hopes to be fit for semi-finals

England fans celebrate England's second goal as they watch the Russia 2018 World Cup quarter-final match between Sweden and England on a big screen in Millennium Sqaure in Leeds northern England

England take on Croatia in their next game this week, and would face either Belgium or France if they reach the World Cup final, which would be their first since they won the trophy back in 1966.

"It's a special feeling to know that people back home and out here in Russian Federation are enjoying the experience just as much as we are", the midfielder said on the eve of the game.

Former England defender Stuart Pearce believes Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson is showing himself to be the more influential on-field leader than Tottenham superstar Harry Kane in Russian Federation.

"Playing in those big games is something special and it gives you confidence to know that you can perform at the very, very top against the best players in the world and I've just tried to continue that with England".

She said: "We had a brilliant day there".

'It's down to us as a team. It's down to what we do behind the scenes, what we work on in training, all the hard work to get here.

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During England's last-16 match against Colombia, Henderson ran more than two kilometres further than any other player on the pitch.

"That's what I have a focus on".

The teacher said: "They have been having Pickford and Henderson days in school".

"But he is not only a workhorse, he is a really good footballer as well so I am happy for him that he is getting a little bit of the light and it is well deserved".

"I watched him a lot at Sunderland as a young player". A great character off the field and in the dressing room.

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