Eight games left, then. And this tournament is toasting nicely.
This Under-20s World Cup has been a genuine joy so far. And if you are able to watch any of the knock-out stages, you should do so.
Ooops. England played well in this tournament. No, they did. And yet…and yet… Anyway, more of them later.
More news from the 2013 Under-20 World Cup, with Mark Murphy.
Here’s Mark Murphy with a round-up of the last day of action in the first two groups from this summer’s Under-20 World Cup.
Because there has been no slide in quality within the England youth set-up in recent years. Dear me no.