By Joe Strange for MailOnline
Published: 10:00 BST, 5 June 2019 | Updated: 11:34 BST, 5 June 2019
Marcus Rashford believes England will come up against the two best centre backs in the world when they face Holland on Thursday night.
Virgil van Dijk and Matthijs de Ligt are expected to line up against the Three Lions in the Nations League semi-finals after hugely impressive seasons for Liverpool and Ajax respectively.
Rashford rates the pair as the top defenders on the planet, but remains confident that Gareth Southgate's men have the quality to hurt them.
Marcus Rashford says Virgil van Dijk (L) and Matthijs de Ligt are 'probably the best in the world'
The Manchester United striker (right) tussles with Raheem Sterling during England training
'De Ligt and Virgil are probably the best centre backs in the world right now,' he