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Today; England beat Italy in Italy for the first time since 1961 to start their Euro 2024 qualification campaign with three points. England good in the first half, shaky in the second – what, if anything, have we learned?

Elsewhere, the pod dissect the Republic of Ireland’s 3-2 friendly win over Latvia, Manchester United’s ongoing takeover saga and Julian Nagelsmann departure from Bayern Munich.

Plus, the end of Soccer AM and a final birthday surprise for Barry.

England's Harry Kane celebrates at the end of the Euro 2024 group C qualifying soccer match between Italy and England at the Diego Armando Maradona stadium in Naples, Italy, Thursday, March 23, 2023. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

Photograph: Alessandra Tarantino/AP

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