Sarina Wiegman said England are having to strike the balance between the conditions where they play and train and big crowds, as they prepare for Tuesday’s meeting with Italy in Algeciras. About 950 fans bought tickets for England’s 7-2 win against Austria at the Estadio Nuevo Mirador in Marbella last Friday, a far cry from the huge numbers they attract in England.

“It’s finding balance,” Wiegman said. “What we wanted to do was play good friendlies in good circumstances. We have very good pitches here, the weather is also good. We did know there probably wouldn’t be as many fans here as we had hoped.

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