England celebrated victory in their 116th meeting against Scotland in the 150th Anniversary match to commemorate the first game between the two sides in 1872.
The contrasting emotions, jeers and cheers at the final whistle encapsulated what this result meant to England and Scotland as they fought out a first-ever goalless draw between the two sides at Wembley.
SCOTLAND 2, ENGLAND 2 Never in the history of football’s oldest international fixture – the first was held in 1872 – has there been a more dramatic finish. Group F leaders England, with a heavy Mancunian presence in their squad, looked to have taken a massive towards the finals in Russia when substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain […]
SCOTLAND 1, ENGLAND 3 Captain Wayne Rooney led from the front as England triumphed on their first visit to Scotland in 15 years. Rooney scored twice as England silenced the Scots as they extended their unbeaten sequence to four games North of the Border. They were his 45th and 46th international goals as he claimed […]
England were handed a relatively kind France 2016 draw for the European Championships with Switzerland their main rivals for a place in the 24-team finals. The Swiss will join England in Group E along with San Marino, Lithuania, Estonia and Slovenia. Gibraltar will also feature in the qualifying draw for the first time after they […]