England still in the hunt after comeback draw with Latvia

England duo Agon Rexha (left) and Doug Reed

England duo Agon Rexha (left) and Doug Reed

England must beat Andorra on Saturday and hope that Latvia do not cut loose against Malta if they are to reach the next stage of qualifying for the UEFA Futsal Euros.

The Three Lions and Latvia are level on points at the top of their preliminary round group – and they have Manchester midfielder Stuart Cook to thank after his two goals secured a 2-2 draw with Latvia on Thursday.

Pete Sturgess’s side would have gone into Saturday’s match without a hope of progressing had they failed to overhaul Latvia’s 2-0 lead, but they fought back after an inauspicious start.

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Latvia Latvia 3 7
England England 3 7
Andorra Andorra 3 3
Malta Malta 3 0