England manager Roy Hodgson says it is likely to be another seven years before his young players reach their top level.
George Ford’s creativity was a positive, but England can – and must – improve on their performance, writes Tom Fordyce.
Seven-time winners Liverpool come from behind to beat Crystal Palace 2-1 and move into the FA Cup quarter-finals.
Josh King scores a hat-trick as Championship side Blackburn shock 10-man Premier League side Stoke in the FA Cup.
England run in six tries, including a brace for Jonathan Joseph, as they thump Italy in the Six Nations at Twickenham.
West Ham chairman David Gold and keeper Adrian apologise to the club’s fans following their 4-0 FA Cup defeat at West Brom.
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt says that he will retire from athletics after the 2017 World Championships in London.