"This is a win-win really. If England win or draw, we at least get to see them fumble about in Euro 2008 and more Steve McCLaren jokes can be made. If England lose, then maybe the entire FA get swept out along with Second Choice Steve. Not so bad really."
George Templeton, a commentator liking his odds, at the start of the Guardian's minute-by-minute report of England's loss to Croatia today.
England 2-3 Croatia [Guardian]