The player sustained a groin injury on Tuesday after coming on as a late substitute in his side's round of 16 win over Colombia on penalties.

The training session was held at England's World Cup base camp just outside St. Petersburg with the 31-year-old striker taking part in the warm-up but missing group training.

Pic special: England training session

On Thursday, the Three Lions' head coach Gareth Southgate said that Vardy had missed Thursday's group training session and it was yet unknown whether he would be fit enough to take part in the Sweden clash.

ย The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicked off on June 14 and will continue until July 15, with the matches being played in 11 cities across Russia.