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October woe for miserable England
Steven Gerrard bemoans drawing with Macedonia, while Paul Robinson stares in disbelief at the pitch in Zagreb
England 0-0 Macedonia
England's perfect start is blown apart by a woeful display as Macedonia earn an unlikely point thanks to several wasted chances.

"It is easier to play against England than Andorra," scathed Macedonia midfielder Artim Sakiri.

Croatia 2-0 England
The wheels come off as England are outplayed in Zagreb and, to make matters worse, keeper Paul Robinson is a laughing stock after taking an air shot at a Gary Neville back-pass for the second goal.

"A-PAUL-ING", raged The Sun. With five months until the next qualifier, a nation holds its breath.

see also
Bent drafted in for Croatia clash
18 Nov 07 |  Internationals
Pick your England XI
31 Aug 07 |  Internationals
England gifted lifeline by Israel
17 Nov 07 |  Internationals

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