England 3 – Belarus 0 (World Cup qualifier, October 14, 2009) England’s new strike force combined in the fourth minute as Agbonlahor crossed for Peter Crouch to put Fabio Capello’s side in front at home to Belarus. Just before the hour mark Beckham played a short corner to Shaun Wright-Phillips who swerved his shot past the keeper. Five minutes later Peter Crouch bagged his second of the night, following up a Carlton Cole shot that had been saved.
Kazakhstan 1 – Croatia 2 (World Cup qualifier, October 14, 2009) Ognjen Vukojevic put Croatia in front with a header from a corner on ten minutes, Sergey Kizhinchenko equalised for the home side sixteen minutes later. Tottenham’s Niko Kranjcar won the game with a header in the 90th minute.