As Roy Hodgson’s England troops travel to Stadio Olimpico in Serravalle to face perennial whipping boys San Marino in Euro 2016 qualifying, the long-winded debate surrounding these David vs. Goliath matches reappears.
Captain Wayne Rooney is not inspiring much optimism ahead of his first competitive match as skipper – claiming England will settle for a point in Switzerland tonight.
‘How mighty Bosnia is’: Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko’s tearful thanks to fans after World Cup joy
Bosnia beat Lithuania 1-0 to qualify for the World Cup in Brazil
Resurrecting hope is our game: Sergio Aguero demands Manchester City ‘never give up’ on Champions League
City host Real Madrid in juggernaut clash.
Javier Hernandez and Danny Welbeck lead Manchester United attack as Phil Jones joins youth in Galatasaray trip
Reds have already sealed qualification as group winners.
Lady luck shined on me: Drenched pitch almost sent penalty flying, reveals Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney
Rooney banished Arsenal penalty woes to give Reds lead.
Robin van Persie’s unstoppable form has Ryan Giggs drooling as Manchester United continue trophy hunt
RVP scored 11th goal since summer move to Reds.
Floodlight failure may have plunged game into darkness but Chris Smalling found light for Manchester United
Smalling made first start in six months.
United leave Braga with all three points.
Manchester City must believe they can beat ‘one of history’s best teams’, insists Roberto Mancini ahead of Ajax tie
Blues face Ajax in Champions League.
England leave it late to seal point, but Manchester City’s Lescott and Milner aim to take positives from ‘toughest’ tie
England draw 1-1 with Ukraine at Wembley.