England and Iran began their World Cup campaigns on Monday afternoon as the sides met at the Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan.
Many would have expected a tight encounter with Iran sitting deep and looking to frustrate the Three Lions, but that is not how it played out.
Gareth Southgate’s men scored six goal in a World Cup game for only the second time ever, while Iran managed two late consolations, with the clash finishing an incredible 6-2.
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