This 4-0 England win over Malta actually gave Gareth Southgate his first competitive away win and inched the side ever closer to inevitable World Cup qualification but there was little to celebrate in any of that because the football had been so dismally turgid. But it all changed after the first goal and as the Maltese players' energies dissipated, England could comfortably cruise to an emphatic win. Our live coverage lets you follow all the key moments as they happen.
A more adventurous move, perhaps, might have been to take off one of the two holding midfielders, but Southgate plainly decided it was better to retain the team's structure as it was and carried on with Jake Livermore alongside Jordan Henderson on a night when the Liverpool player was reacquainted with the captain's armband.
It looked a matter of time till the Three Lions scored when captain Jordan Henderson found Alli but he could only blaze over after 10 minutes and Phil Jones had a goal ruled out for a foul following Henderson's corner.
Tom Heaton and Jack Butland played a half each in England's most recent game, June's friendly defeat by France.
At halftime, the strategy from the hosts worked, and thanks to England's poor possession game, we were scoreless after 45 minutes.
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It includes cacti, marigolds, a full-scale version of the Blue House pyramid and even a replica of the studio Kahlo had at home. Here, the great exhibition debuted on October 10 at the Botanical Garden of Tucson.
Nevada State Bird | Mountain bluebird
Mountain bluebirds hover over the ground and fly down to catch insects (and may also fly from a perch to catch them). The male is a spectacular blue with a white belly, while the female is brown with a bluish rump, tail, and wings.
It is a very quiet place, and there is a wide variety of songbirds and forest , As well as a good colony of griffon vultures.
Hogg was very active early on and pulled off a fine reaction save from Kane in the fifth minute the Spurs striker meeting club team-mate Dele Alli's pinpoint cross with his head.
However, Kane has failed to find the back of the net in the opening three matches, extending his incredible run of failing to score a goal in the month of August in the Premier League.
They sit top of their group with 14 points with Slovakia in second with 12.
Friday's match represents the first half of a British double-header for Malta, who play Scotland in Glasgow on Monday. They were beaten by a respectable scoreline in the reverse fixture, going down 2-0 at Wembley, and it's unlikely they'll fare any better on Friday. Substitute Welbeck made it three in added on time, on his return to worldwide football, as he beat Hogg to Kane's cross.