5th Game Group C
Slovenia 0 – 1 England
Location: Nelson Mandela Bay/ Port Elizabeth
England reached the second round of the World Cup with a 1-0 victory over Slovenia in their make-or-break encounter at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth.
Jermain Defoe scored the only goal of the game after 23 minutes.
The United States’ injury-time winner against Algeria means that Fabio Capello’s side finish second in Group C and will face Germany in the second round on Sunday, while Slovenia are eliminated.