England's Euro 2012 campaign kicks off on Monday with a much anticipated clash against France in Ukraine.
It's fair to say that England's preparation for the tournament has been far from ideal.
Roy Hodgson has been in charge of the team for barely a month after Fabio Capello's shock resignation earlier this year.
England have looked far from convincing in many of their matches over the last 12 months, and controversy continues to haunt the team after Rio Ferdinand's recent omission from the squad.
Despite all this, England still stand a good chance of beating France.
Find out how after the jump.