It might be harder to watch England this summer than to beat them. Roy Hodgson’s side did not score highly for artistic impression at Wembley on Saturday but still managed to grind out their fourth 1-0 victory in five internationals.
On a positive front, Manchester United’s Danny Welbeck scored his first England goal with an excellent finish and is in pole position to start the Euro 2012 opener against France a week tomorrow as a lone striker.
Duck breaker: Danny Welbeck scored his first international goal to give England the best possible start
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The Top 3 Teams of Previous Tournaments
|2008||Spain||Germany||Russia / Turkey|
|2004||Greece||Portugal||Netherlands / Czech Republic|
|2000||France||Italy||Netherlands / Portugal|
|1996||Germany||Czech Republic||France / England|
|1992||Denmark||Germany||Netherlands / Sweden|
|1988||Netherlands||Soviet Union||Italy / West Germany|
|1984||France||Spain||Denmark / Portugal|
|1972||West Germany||Soviet Union||Belgium|