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England were in fine form in their first UEFA EURO qualifier on Friday when they easily swatted aside Czech Republic 5-0.

It continues an impressive run for Gareth Southgate's side after they made to the semi-finals of a major competition for the first time since 1996 at the World Cup in Russian Federation and beat Spain and Croatia to first place in their Nations League group last November.

Sterling contributed a first hat-trick and won a penalty converted by Harry Kane before retiring to a standing ovation having scored five goals in his last three England appearances.

Ljubisa Tumbakovic has been manager of Serbia since the start of 2016
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The England manager Gareth Southgate has spelled out the challenge now facing Jack Grealish if the rejuvenated Aston Villa playmaker wants to make his England senior debut: he needs to be playing in the Premier League.

"I thought Raheem was electric". Not so on Friday night, as he tucked away a cool hat-trick in the 5-0 mauling.

Chelsea youngster Callum Hudson-Odoi is now the most sought after youngster in European football.

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"It's an awesome feeling playing with him", said Sancho.

"I think we need to find the balance between freshness and continuity, so that's been on our mind most of the week", he said.

"I am aware that a poorly-expressed comment I made when I was junior player has been circulated on social media", the statement read. That's why, maybe in the past, some countries like Croatia or Yugoslavia have found really bright young talents because they've said: 'Right, we haven't got huge numbers of players, so let's stick them in'.

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'I'm sure there's going to be peaks and troughs along the way, and we've got to manage that as well, but I'm really pleased for him that he's gone into a game and shown people what he's showed us all week in training'.

"Yes, I think we've got some good options to play players in different positions, so our intention at the moment is to go with the squad that we've got", he added.

"He is a great player, as you can see on and off the pitch", Sancho told beIN Sports when asked about Sterling.

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After struggling for the remainder of the first half, England's persistence in attack paid off on the stroke of halftime after Sterling was brought down inside the box.

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