Saul Niguez and Rodrigo gave the guests victory at Wembley after Marcus Rashford put England forward
Gareth Southgate’s males had been introduced down from their Global Cup top by way of Spain, however England’s UEFA International locations League defeat used to be overshadowed by way of a nasty-looking damage to Luke Shaw.
The 3 Lions were given the reception they deserved at Wembley as they returned to motion for the primary time since equalling their best-ever Global Cup efficiency on overseas soil.
However Spain gave Southgate a demonstration of the paintings nonetheless required as Saul Niguez and Rodrigo secured the guests a 2-1 comeback win after Marcus Rashford had opened the scoring of their first-ever International locations League fit.
This used to be England’s first aggressive house loss since Steve McClaren’s males fell to Croatia in a crunch qualifier in November 2007, however the inauspicious begin to Team A4 paled into insignificance when in comparison to Shaw’s damage.
The 23-year-old produced a world-class go for Rashford’s opener on his first world get started since September 2015 – only a week sooner than the hideous damage that he this week published just about price him his leg.
However Shaw’s confident go back to England accountability got here to a shuddering halt mins into 2d part.
The left-back required long remedy after colliding with Dani Carvajal and hitting the deck, ultimately leaving the sector on a stretcher and dressed in an oxygen masks.
England driven on within the ultimate levels however may now not in finding an equaliser, with exchange Danny Welbeck seeing a purpose dominated out deep in stoppage-time.