Watch: “Southgate has earned the right to pick whoever he wants.”

If Ben Chilwell has a stellar full-international debut but no fans are around to see it, did it really happen?

The supporters may have been denied a first-hand glimpse at the Leicester youngster in action but Gareth Southgate was in no doubt as to what he thought of his contribution in England’s goalless draw Croatia, hailing a ‘super display.’

Jadon Sancho also put in an energetic performance with a late cameo with yet another maiden cap handed to a player very much in the formative stages of his career; something that has become a hallmark of Southgate’s England sides.

Here, the Playmaker FC squad have their say on whether the Three Lions boss is too reliant on youth and too quick to dismiss experience.