England's 2018 World Cup squad in training action - in pictures

Gareth Southgate puts his players through their paces as they prepare for the start of the tournament in Russia in June

England's players were in action on Tuesday as they trained ahead of their 2018 World Cup challenge in Russia.

Gareth Southgate's men, led by new captain Harry Kane, took part in a rigorous session at St George's Park.

England's final warm-up games are against Nigeria on June 2 and then against Costa Rica on June 7.

They are in Group G at the tournament in Russia and begin their tilt to win the competition for a second time on June 18 when they go up against Tunisia.