England vs. Ukraine: Key Battles to Watch in World Cup Qualifier

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England vs. Ukraine: Key Battles to Watch in World Cup Qualifier
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England face Ukraine for the second time in a matter of months on Tuesday, this time in a World Cup qualifying match for the 2014 finals in Brazil.

After a 5-0 win in Moldova, England are top of the group early on, with Ukraine not having started their campaign yet.

This will be a far more demanding test of England's attacking prowess and defensive organisation, which was at times lacking against the Moldovans, than the first game and yet, in front of their home crowd, Roy Hodgson's men will be expected to take another three points.

Here are five key match-ups for the game which could shape the outcome.

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