England’s poor international break continued as they suffered their worst defeat in nearly a century by Hungary while Germany clicked into gear to hammer Italy in Moenchengladbach.
England suffered their heaviest home defeat in nearly 100 years on Tuesday as Gareth Southgate’s side went down 4-0 to Hungary in the Uefa Nations League, while it was also a night to forget for Italy as they lost 5-2 in Germany.
England are bottom of their Uefa Nations League group without a win after drawing 0-0 with Italy in a repeat of the Euro 2020 final on Saturday.
England remain winless three games into their Nations League campaign after a 0-0 draw against Italy on Saturday, while Germany were held to a 1-1 draw bu Hunagry.
England captain Harry Kane netted a late penalty on Tuesday in Munich to seal a 1-1 Nations League draw with Germany, with a new look Italy earned a tight 2-1 win over Hungary. Catch all the highlights and reaction here.
England captain Harry Kane scored his 50th international goal on Tuesday by converting a late penalty in Munich in a 1-1 Nations League draw with Germany.
Gareth Southgate said Germany remain the benchmark for England as a result of their trophy-winning pedigree as he prepared his side for Tuesday’s Nations League clash in Munich.
Germany’s coach Hansi Flick said on Monday that his team would need to improve against England’s ‘extraordinary players’ in a Nations League clash in Munich on Tuesday.
Watch as A tired England side went down to a surprise 1-0 defeat in Hungary in the Uefa Nations League on Saturday.
A tired England side went down to a surprise 1-0 defeat in Hungary in the UEFA Nations League on Saturday, while Germany had to come from behind to draw 1-1 with an inexperienced Italy team.