Moldova v England

Gerrard wants World Cup 'miracle'

September 7, 2012
By ESPN staff

Steven Gerrard says England will need a miracle to win the 2014 World Cup as the Three Lions prepare for their opening qualifier for the tournament against Moldova.

• Hodgson wants quick start

Hosts Brazil are one of the early favourites to lift the trophy and no European nation has ever won the World Cup in South America, but England captain Gerrard is refusing to abandon all hope, insisting "miracles do happen".

"I am realistic and honest," ...

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