It’s fair to say an England friendly went well when the mood an hour after full-time was distinctly more positive than what we experienced in the build up. Pundits have … Continue Reading Holland 0-1 England: Lingard’s Dutch Delight
England’s draw with Germany last week saw an encouraging all round display but this always looked a sterner test for England’s experimental side. Whereas Joachim Loew used his Wembley friendly … Continue Reading England 0-0 Brazil: England Rearguard frustrates Samba Boys
When an MP declared last month unsold England tickets should be given to school children many wondered if that was meant as an alternative to detention. England’s last 4 outings … Continue Reading England 0-0 Germany: Entertaining England hold World Champions
Wow! England have won the World Cup!! The under 17s Final was not only a huge triumph for England’s developing players it was a great watch. World Cup Final’s are … Continue Reading U-17 World Cup Final: England 5-2 Spain
With World Cup qualification confirmed in Thursdays snoozeathon at Wembley this dead rudder was a friendly in all but make. Gareth Southgate’s pattern as manager has been to go low … Continue Reading Lithuania 0-1 England: Baby steps of progress
This was supposed to be a party- the moment Gareth Southgate’s England would play some flowing football and storm to Russia. But England qualifying games are rarely that simple. For … Continue Reading England 1-0 Slovenia: Kane sends England stumbling to St Petersburg.
There was an air of nervousness about the English in the build up to this game. With Slovakia only 2 points behind England but 4 clear of Slovenia & Scotland … Continue Reading England 2-1 Slovakia: Rashford puts England on match point in qualifying quest.
These are the least fun internationals to watch, it’s literally a Premier a league club playing a full strength aside away to Crawley Town. Gareth Southgate sought to even the … Continue Reading Malta 0-4 England 3 points and not much else.