Gabby Agbonlahor and Co struggled to keep their footing in the firstgame since the surface was relaid, at a cost of £90,000, for the 10thtime.
Cut up: The Wembley pitch was poor for FA cup semi-final
England face Mexico on May 24 but before then, there is the second semi-final, a rugby clash between Saracens and Harlequins and the Cup final.
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