Therefore the visit of Edy Reja’s side will be of utmost importance to Gareth Southgate, who is hoping to inject some momentum into his Three Lions squad after recent draws with Poland and Hungary.
Harry Kane and Mason Mount scored in the reverse fixture earlier this year, a 2-0 win for England in Tirana. Albania have proven a good contender for a play-off spot throughout Group I and sit third with a thin hope still remaining of making their first World Cup.
Where to watch England vs Albania
TV channel: The match will be televised on ITV, with coverage beginning at 7pm GMT. Kick-off is scheduled for 7.45pm.
Live stream: Viewers in the UK will be able to watch the match online via the website or ITV Hub app.
You can also follow the action on Standard Sport with our LIVE match blog.