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Peter perfect in September
Jermain Defoe (left) and Peter Crouch celebrate getting England's campaign off to a flier
England 5-0 Andorra
Steve McClaren's first competitive match as manager was against Andorra and England proved too powerful for the minnows.

Peter Crouch followed up his brace against Greece with another double and Steven Gerrard and striker Jermain Defoe (2) also helped themselves at Old Trafford.

Macedonia 0-1 England
England have their first real test under McClaren and pass it, just, thanks to another Crouch goal.

"We now know what we've got in that dressing room - players who can go away and give teams good games," says an optimistic gaffer.



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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