England's World Cup involvement hangs by a thread after two Luis Suarez goals on Thursday condemned them to their second defeat of the tournament. Wayne Rooney had equalised with 15 minutes remaining after Suarez's first-half opener, but the Liverpool forward's second left England pointless and close to heading home. If Italy fail to beat Costa Rica tomorrow, their exit will be confirmed.
If England do go out at the earliest juncture, it will be their first group-stage exit at a World Cup since 1958.
Roy Hodgson was left devastated by the result, and he and his technical staff must now try and make sense of two disappointing results. Here are six talking points to emerge from another pulsating World Cup match.