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Micah Richards has warned John Stones that he must remain alert against France to help his team-mate Kyle Walker deal with the threat of PSG star Kylian Mbappe.
Richards believes that Mbappe is not just a threat down the right, but that he scores goals from all areas of the pitch, and World Cup winner Jurgen Klinsmann added that England will have to defend 'as a team' on Saturday.
Much has been made of the battle between Mbappe and Walker, and how the winner will decide the outcome of the quarter-final clash, but Richards and Klinsmann are insistent that it is about more than a one vs one duel.
Micah Richards is adamant that John Stones will have to remain switched on against France
The danger posed by Kylian Mbappe has dominated the build-up to England's quarter-final
'I think sometimes you can make the battle too personal. If you look at where Mbappe has got his goals from it is not just coming onto his right from the left, it is the