England’s 43 game unbeaten run in competitive qualifiers was ended after 30-year-old debutant Zdenek Ondrasek scored a late winner for the Czech Republic.
Oldham Athletic’s heavy home defeat to Accrington Stanley in the Leasing.com Trophy was as unexpected as was the victory against Liverpool U21s.
Manchester United’s woes continued with a 1-0 defeat at St James Park to Steve Bruce’s Newcastle United with 19-year-old Matty Longstaff scoring the winner.
Manager Pep Guardiola described it as a “bad day” as Manchester City slipped eight points behind Premier League leaders Liverpool following a surprise home defeat to Wolves.
Two late goals by Adama Traore dealt another blow to Manchester City’s title hopes as they fell 8 points behind Liverpool after a 2-0 home defeat to Wolves.