The Three Lions were held to a 0-0 draw by Croatia, who were forced to play the game at Stadion HNK Rijeka behind closed doors.
MARTIN KEOWN: As England contained Croatia’s midfield, Gareth Southgate may well have pondered why he did not switch to this system during the World Cup semi-final.
Ross Barkley appeared to be brought down in the penalty area by Croatian Ante Rebic, but no penalty was given. Sportsmail's MARK CLATTENBURG gives his verdict on the decision.
MATT LAWTON IN RIJEKA: When the two teams were then read out by the stadium announcer, the silence that even met names like ‘Modric’ and ‘Rakitic’ was decidedly strange.
The 18-year-old, born 25 March 2000, had little time to show off his rocket-propelled speed and dazzling trickery, but did succeed in getting one piercing cross into the box.
Eddie Jones is making one last trip to Gloucester on Sunday to cast an eye over England exile Danny Cipriani before he picks his autumn squad.
RIJEKA, Croatia, Oct 12 (Reuters) - England wasted several gilt-edged chances as they were held to a 0-0 draw away to World Cup runners-up Croatia in a...
ROB DRAPER IN RIJEKA: Southgate and England fluffed their tactical lines at the World Cup semi final as Croatia outsmarted them. So this was a night to see whether they had learned their lesson.
The former European and world champions have scored 12 goals in Luis Enrique´s first three games in charge.
Aidy Boothroyd has outlined how he intends to use England's 2018 World Cup campaign as a blueprint for the Under 21s after spending the summer shadowing Gareth Southgate.
England kicked off their UEFA Nations League clash with Croatia in front of an empty stadium following the sanctions issued to the home side. Up to 500 fans made the journey to Rijeka.
Deprived of a seat inside the stadium through no fault of their own, a small band of loyal England supporters watched the game from a hilltop overlooking the...
Former Australia leg-spinner Shane Warne has suggested Jos Buttler should be promoted to Test skipper to allow Root to focus on his batting.
RIJEKA, Croatia, Oct 12 (Reuters) - England were held to a 0-0 draw away to World Cup finalists Croatia after missing several chances in a Nations League...
The Three Lions played out a goalless draw in their Nations League clash in a behind-closed-doors game in Rijeka.
Flights had to try multiple times before landing safely at Bristol airport. Pilots struggle with the wind strong caused by Storm Callum. West of England and Wales were the worst affected by the storm with thousands of homes left without power.
England are back in action in Nations League action as they travel to Croatia for their second group match at the Rijeka Stadium. Follow all the action as it happens.