After narrowly beating England at Wembley in the Uefa Nations League Spain put World Cup finalists Croatia to the sword in Elche.
Marcus Rashford's eye for goal helped England see off Switzerland with a victory that ensured the enthusiasm of a World Cup semi-final run did not descend into a record losing streak.
Gareth Southgate will take Harry Kane out of the firing line for Tuesday's friendly against Switzerland in a bid to protect the England captain from burnout.
Gareth Southgate's men were brought down from their World Cup high by Spain, but England's UEFA Nations League defeat was overshadowed by a nasty-looking injury to Luke Shaw.
Watch highlights of England's opening UEFA Nations League clash with Spain on ITV this Saturday evening, as Gareth Southgate's side are back in action for the first time since this summer's World Cup.
Marcus Bettinelli's first England call-up was confirmed by the Football Association on Tuesday afternoon.