Follow Sportsmail's live blog for the Nations League clash between Italy vs England. Host commentator The last time an England team went five games without winning was in 2014.
Tonight would be a bad time to match that record. Roy Hodgson was the manager eight years ago. Three of those poor results, two defeats and a draw, came in the group stages of the World Cup in Brazil, meaning that England went home early.
On Friday in Milan, Gareth Southgate is in the final throes of preparing for another World Cup, his second as England manager.
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