Roy Hodgson has backed England's new crop of stars to enjoy long international careers like many of the country's golden generation.
England rounded off 2015 in the best way possible on Tuesday with a 2-0 victory over France at Wembley.
The circumstances may have dictated that France were, understandably, not playing at their best, but the result was an eye-catching one -- as was another statistic.
The average age of Hodgson's starting XI at Wembley was 24 years and 113 days. It was the youngest...