England had to settle for a 0-0 draw after squandering some excellent chances in the Nations League against Croatia – but who was the standout performer?
England failed to avenge their World Cup semi-final defeat in an eerie Nations League encounter behind closed doors in Rijeka.
Former England and Liverpool goalkeeper Chris Kirkland watched the game for Sky Sports News – and he gave each of England’s players a rating out of 10…
Jordan Pickford: 6
He was comfortable and didn’t have a lot to do. There was one scare when an effort flew just wide of the post, but all you want as a goalkeeper is a clean sheet, happy days. I was with him at Preston and I was impressed every day with his attitude and ability.
UEFA Nations League
October 16, 2018, 2:00am
Kyle Walker: 6
He was very quiet. We’re usually accustomed to him flying down the right flank – he only got in a couple of times which isn’t enough for him. Walker is a brilliant player, there’s not much between him and Kieran Trippier. It’s a nice headache for Gareth Southgate.