England 7-1 for Nations League glory

England beat USA 3-0 in an international friendly win at Wembley and the good news continued for Gareth Southgate with Croatia beating Spain in Zagreb to keep the Three Lions' Nations League hopes alive.

Jesse Lingard curled in the opener and Trent Alexander-Arnold quickly doubled England's advantage.

Wayne Rooney was introduced as a second-half substitute in his farewell appearance to earn his 120th cap but it was Bournemouth's Callum Wilson who completed the scoring on his England debut.

Croatia's 3-2 win over Spain has set up a fascinating final-day shootout to qualify for the Nations League finals next summer when the World Cup finalists head to Wembley on Sunday to meet in a rematch of their semi-final against England in Russia.

A win for either team would see them top the group. Spain are only able to qualify if the game is a draw and bet365 rate England 7-1 to be crowned Nations League champions.

Match in Focus

15:00 TODAY SKY

Newport Co v Tranmere

Home WinDrawAway Win
Key stats
  • Newport are unbeaten in 12 matches.
Expert verdict
Michael Flynn’s Newport headed into the playoffs as the fourth tier’s form side, securing seventh spot by finishing the season ten games unbeaten. Tranmere will know all too well about County’s disciplined defensive, having failed to score in both league meetings with them and, even with James Norwood leading the line, they look vulnerable.

 

Competitions

Whether it's the Johnstone's Paint Trophy or the Champions League, Soccerbase will ensure you don't experience a big cup upset

Teams

Agonising over Aberdeen?
Yearning for Yeovil? Our database is crammed with every football club you could possibly wish for

Players

A plethora of players ranging from Adebayor to Zamora. All you need to know to find out who is the best bet to score next

Referees

Card-happy control freak?
Astute arbiter? Make the right decision on any referee with the help of our specialist pages

Managers

From Allardyce to Zola, our massive manager database, with histories and win ratios, is sure to get your vote of confidence