Uruguay defender Diego Godin says Group D rivals England are a team to be feared at this summer’s World Cup.
The Atletico Madrid man, who scored in the UEFA Champions League final defeat by Real Madrid, has lauded Roy Hodgson’s squad and emphasised the danger of the other two teams in the pool – Italy and Costa Rica.
Godin said: "We have been given a group with very strong teams.
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"England do not talk much but I think it is a very strong team with players going through a great time.
"They are at a high level and it is going to be very difficult.
"Italy are always a favourite to win in past World Cups and we faced them in the Confederations Cup.