On the giant screen at half-time at dear old out of date San Siro, it said simply Grazie Milano. Thank You Milan. What for? For coming?
For staying? For not complaining? Either could have been appropriate. For an awfully long time, this was a really poor game of international football.
Up in the gods behind one goal, however, something else was happening while the players of England and Italy were having their half-time water.
The England supporters were singing in support of Harry Maguire. England lost 1-0 to Italy at the San Siro on Friday night in the Nations League It has been a while since the England defender has heard something like that.Read more on dailymail.co.uk