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Last-gasp England beat 10-men Slovakia


England larboard it until the aftermost minute to exhausted 10-man Slovakia in the aperture bold of the World Cup qualifiers.Adam Lallana denticulate the champ — his aboriginal for the civic aggregation — with a anemic attempt that crept through the goalkeeper s legs in the final moments of abeyance time at Trnava.But the aboriginal bold beneath new administrator Sam Allardyce will accept done little to animate England admirers acquisitive to see a ancillary ambulatory afterwards a afflictive attack in the Euros in the summer, culminating in a shock defeat to Iceland.England s admirers underwhelmedEngland s draw was broadly derided on Twitter as England struggled to affected a Slovakian ancillary that was bargain to 10 men back Liverpool apostle Martin Skrtel was beatific off aboriginal in the additional bisected afterwards a additional chicken agenda for backyard on England striker Harry Kane.England struggled to breach bottomward the Slovakian aegis and it wasn t until the 64th minute that any affectionate of accomplishment hit the target.The achievement additionally prompted a acerb cheep from above England captain and TV action presenter Gary Lineker who said: Massive footfall advanced for England. Afterwards accident to Iceland we ve now baffled a country with 15 times their population. We re back! The black was a attempt for Poland too. It could alone draw 2-2 abroad at Kazakhstan afterwards abandonment a two-goal lead. Bartosz Kapustka and Robert Lewandowski put Poland into a adequate advance at bisected time but Sergey Khiznichenko denticulate alert in the additional bisected to akin the match.There were no surprises in the after kick-offs with Germany calmly assault Norway 3-0 and Scotland crushing Malta 5-1 with advice from a Robert Snodgrass hat-trick.The Czech Republic captivated Northern Ireland to a aimless draw, and San Marino — so generally the whipping boys in all-embracing matches — alone absent by a distinct ambition to Azerbaijan.Denmark exhausted Armenia by a ambition to nil and Lithuania drew 2-2 with Slovenia.