The World Cup may be beyond the reach of the current England football team but three records it holds are:
Team most consistently knocked out in the quarter finals – eight times
Most kicks missed in shootouts – 7
Oldest player to captain a country in a match – Peter Shilton, 40, in 1990.
Blueprint brief: 18th June 2014
Source: The Spectator, Barometer, 14 June 2014.