England vs. Spain, Wembley, 20.00 kick off (ITV) It’s the final game of Gareth Southgate’s interim reign. Assuming he doesn’t make a complete hash of this game, he will probably be England’s next permanent manager. Here’s everything you need to know about tonight’s game. History England first faced Spain in 1929, which the Spaniards
It was a strange atmosphere at Wembley. The horrific events in Paris meant the result between France and England was always going to be irrelevant, and yet one got the feeling that those who did turn up during what was a late surge in demand for tickets, would not have missed this match for anything. One
Any lessons England manager Roy Hodgson would have learned at Wembley on Tuesday night would have been diluted by the context in which the match with France was played; a friendly that was staged in defiance of the series of terrorist attacks that took place in Paris on Friday evening which accounted for 129 lives.