Both Walter Winterbottom's side and
Gareth Southgate's men opposed a side from Ireland, with Walter drawing. Alf
Ramsey's team thrashed Wales with goals from the Charlton brothers. Roy
Hodgson's team beat France, whilst Sven-Göran Eriksson's team beat Azerbaijan.
Ron Greenwood's team were beating Netherlands. Bobby Robson's men were
winning their first match at the 1986 World Cup Finals.