Gareth Southgate will pore over an “unusually disjointed performance” against Hungary to ensure England put it right and wrap up World Cup qualification next month.
Gareth Southgate was disappointed by England’s performance in a drab draw against Hungary marred by an accusation of racist abuse towards a steward and visiting fans clashing with police.
John Stones spared England’s blushes in their 1-1 draw against Hungary as the Fifa World Cup qualifier at Wembley was marred by violent clashes between Hungarian fans and police on Tuesday.
England manager Gareth Southgate joked he commits a crime with every team selection given the strength in depth of a squad edging closer to World Cup qualification.
England host Hungary on Tuesday evening looking to take one step closer to qualification for the 2022 Fifa World Cup.
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