International football is tailor-made for overreactions. You only play 10 games every year, so each match takes on a far greater significance.
Lose in the Premier League? Never mind, you have a chance to put it right next weekend or sooner.
Not in the international game. England will be festering over their dismantling by France until the end of March, when they face Wales in Cardiff.
If we put our rational hat on, we can point out that Fabio Capello's England team kicked off their Euro 2012 qualifying campaign with impressive wins against Bulgaria and Switzerland.
We can point out thatRead More »from Time to overreact