England players return to muted reception in Birmingham

Crowd of about 400 greet World Cup squad after fans were advised to stay away

England’s World Cup squad landed at Birmingham airport to a muted fanfare as they were greeted by a few hundred supporters behind barbed-wire fences.

Fans had been warned to stay away from the airport but about 400 cheered and clapped as the charter jet landed at 3.50pm on Sunday – 10 minutes before the World Cup final kicked off in Moscow.

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