Former England captain Rio Ferdinand dismissed as "rubbish" suggestions that Roy Hodgson's players lacked passion, saying the side simply "wasn't up to it" at the World Cup.
Loads saying no pride no passion....the boys didn't try u saying? Rubbish. We just wasn't up to it. Nothing to do with pride & passion.
Money doesn't help you deal with the pressure from fans/media/yourself to perform on a football pitch at all...
The latest addition to England's squad...Barack Obama
Are we sub-standard at grassroots? Or is it simply a lack of passion for the shirt? As ever, the answer seems a little more nuanced.
A Scotland fan spotted basking in England's World Cup demise alongside Uruguay fans told ITV he was "worried" his antics would "go viral".