Euro 2024: 'Top centre-half' Marc Guehi earns rave reviews after England tournament debut

England defender Marc Guehi applauds the fans after victory over Serbia at Euro 2024.
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Marc Guehi took his share of the plaudits for helping England to keep a clean sheet and claim the full three points as they kicked off their Euro 2024 campaign with a 1-0 victory over Serbia.

England were able to resist Serbia's efforts to find an equaliser in response to Jude Bellingham's early headed goal, which was provided by Arsenal winger Bukaya Saka, with Harry Kane later having a header of his own tipped onto the crossbar.

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Steven Chicken

Steven Chicken has been working as a football writer since 2009, taking in stints with Football365 and the Huddersfield Examiner. Steven still covers Huddersfield Town home and away for his own publication, WeAreTerriers.com. Steven is a two-time nominee for Regional Journalist of the Year at the prestigious British Sports Journalism Awards, making the shortlist in 2020 and 2023.