Football - just when you think you're out, she drags you back in
Well, that wasn't in the script, was it? In fact, little of what happened on Wednesday night was in the script, which is why football is quite simply the greatest game in the world.
The mood was grim following our disastrous performance and result this day last week.
The fear - and it was a genuine fear, based on previous history - was that we had shot our bolt against Sweden.