England 1-2 Spain: Hosts lose Nations League opener at Wembley

10 September, 2018, 02:22 | Author: Felix Jensen
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Luke Shaw insisted he is "doing fine" after being stretchered off with a nasty-looking head injury on his first England start for three years in a 2-1 defeat to Spain on Saturday.

After a slow start to the second stanza, both coaches opted for changes as England threw on Eric Dier for Jordan Henderson, while Marcos Asesnio replaced Iago Aspas for the visitors.

Gareth Southgate pledged to stick to his principles after Spain delivered an uncomfortable reality check at Wembley but admitted he was unsure whether England had time to become genuine Euro 2020 challengers.

"It was a great tournament for us, but for the gaffer as well and he had a lot of good memories from that". "We know there's a distance to go until the very top teams".

Kane, victor of the Golden Boot, now wants to look forward, starting with the Nations League opener against Spain at Wembley on Saturday night.

The Three Lions began their pointless UEFA Nations League campaign against La Rioja, in their first outing since reaching the third-placed playoff at the World Cup. Shaw appeared to be wearing an oxygen mask as he was stabilised on a stretcher and then wheeled off the field.

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Southgate said the goal should have stood but admitted his side had struggled to counter Spain's passing game.

A marauding run from Shaw down the left was finished off by Rashford at the back post thanks a to a delicious pass in yet another signal of their combined quality.

"I think we've got some players who can and have shown tonight they can perform at that level, and there's some that are still a work in progress", he said.

Southgate is, sensibly, resisting the calls but is aware of the reality check of England losing to Spain.

That clash gets underway from Wembley at 7:45pm on Tuesday evening in the final outing of the latest worldwide break.

"We are under no illusion that Spain were the better team for long periods", he said.

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