England begin on high as Iran refuse to sing anthem

England begin their World Cup campaign with a powerful 6-2 win against Iran, as their opponents refrain from singing the national anthem amid the mass protests back home. Deprived of Sadio Mané, Senegal suffer a 2-0 defeat against the Netherlands, while Gareth Bale rescues a point for Wales who draw 1-1 with Team USA.

Join us for our daily World Cup show where we review and preview all of the day’s games and those to come, while keeping a close eye on all the off-pitch events in Qatar.

Our team in Doha (Simon Harding and Selina Sykes) report from the ground, as Ruben Slagter and Karim Baldé join James Vasina in Paris.


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