Magazine
Latest Issue

Guest post: 10-point postmortem on England v USA

By David Herman  

Goalie Robert Green is not likely to return

The goalkeeper

That goal. Scott Carson and Paul Robinson against Croatia, now Green against the USA. It is an extraordinary record for the country that produced Banks, Shilton and Clemence.

The defence, part I

It was Green’s fault, but it is only fair to point out he was too often exposed. Even the goal resulted from Gerrard failing to close Dempsey down outside the box and letting him have a free shot. Where were…

Register today to continue reading

You’ve hit your limit of three articles in the last 30 days. To get seven more, simply enter your email address below.

You’ll also receive our free e-book Prospect’s Top Thinkers 2020 and our newsletter with the best new writing on politics, economics, literature and the arts.

Prospect may process your personal information for our legitimate business purposes, to provide you with newsletters, subscription offers and other relevant information.

Click here to learn more about these purposes and how we use your data. You will be able to opt-out of further contact on the next page and in all our communications.

We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to letters@prospect-magazine.co.uk

More From Prospect