Poland have competed at eight Fifa World Cups spanning some 84 years, so the current squad will be well aware of their history.
Plenty of teams have got off to horrible starts but there is still time to recover. We look at how likely the strugglers are to turn things around
It is almost a year since Newcastle United’s world changed forever. The takeover by a consortium led by Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund came garlanded with feverish expectations of the “world’s richest club” breaking up English football’s established big six thanks to a raft of newly-signed superstar players.