Paris (AFP) – England ground out a low-key 2-0 victory over Malta in Saturday’s 2018 World Cup qualifier in interim manager Gareth Southgate’s first game in charge, while defending champions Germany strolled past the Czech Republic 3-0. Daniel Sturridge and Dele Alli scored first-half goals in front of a crowd of 82,000 at Wembley to steer England to a second straight win in Group F, leaving them two points clear at the top.
Interim manager Gareth Southgate says he wants to see a "brave" and "exciting" performance from England in Saturday's World Cup qualifier against Malta at Wembley.
London (AFP) – First-half goals by Daniel Sturridge and Dele Alli earned England a laboured 2-0 win over minnows Malta on Saturday in interim manager Gareth Southgate’s first game in charge. Southgate has stepped into the breach fol...