Against Ukraine, France were afforded the space they were denied against England, and took advantage in devastating fashion: Benzema was largely faultless and Jeremy Menez made the most of his start. Given that England found Sweden to be willing victims, France can almost certainly expect to take three points and ensure progress to the quarter-finals.
Blackburn Rovers midfielder David Dunn has said that survival in the Premier league this season would mean more than getting an international For England.
Blackburn are currently struggling with relegation this season.
There is a real danger that they may go down this season. This would be the first time that a Premier league winning club would be relegated from the division. Bolton, QPR, Wigan, and Wolverhampton Wanderers other clubs fighting against relegation.