Five things you might have missed as England thump San Marino in 10-0 win

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England have booked their place at 2022 World Cup in Qatar after an emphatic 10-0 win over San Marino at the San Marino Stadium.

Harry Maguire got the ball rolling for England, before an own goal, four goals from captain Harry Kane, Emile Smith-Rowe, Tyrone Mings, Tammy Abraham and Bukayo Saka completed the rout for Gareth Southgate's side.

The result means it was the first time England have scored ten times in a game since all the way back in 1964.

Kane was undeniably the star of the show, but there were plenty of other things to take not from the performance on Monday.

Here, Daily Star Sport takes a look at five things you might have missed from England’s trip to San Marino on Monday.

Night of records for Kane

Harry Kane’s hat-trick on Monday meant he became the first England player since Tommy Taylor in 1956-57 to score a hat-trick in consecutive caps.

Kane also became the first the first to score a hat-trick in successive England internationals since Dixie Dean in 1927.

The 28-year-old is now the first England player to score four goals in a game since Ian Wright did so in 1993, which also came against San Marino.

Better still, Kane’s four goals mean the captain has moved ever closer to breaking Wayne Rooney’s all-time goalscoring record for England.

The 28-year-old now has 48 goals for England, five fewer than Rooney’s 53 and one less than Bobby Charlton’s 49.

Kane also broke another record with his first goal, as it meant no other player has scored more England goals in a calendar year than he has.

Record breaking night for Maguire

Maguire’s goal against San Marino meant that it was a record-breaking night for another England player.

The England defender netted his second goal in consecutive games after scoring in the 5-0 win over Albania on Friday.

It was Maguire’s seventh for his country, which now makes him the top-scoring centre-back in England’s history, ahead of both John Terry and Jack Charlton (6).

First start for Emile Smith-Rowe

With places still up for grabs ahead of the World Cup next November, it was the final chance to impress Southgate this calendar year.

And Smith-Rowe did just that, crowning his first England start with a goal.

The Arsenal midfielder has been in fine form for Mikel Arteta’s side this season and will hoping to be on the plane for Qatar next November.

Ramsdale debut

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England goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale made his debut for his country in the contest on Monday.

And it’ll almost certainly be the easiest debut he’ll ever make during his footballing career.

Ramsdale barely touched the ball, and was called into action on just one occasion when Nicola Nanni’s deflected effort forced the Arsenal goalkeeper to palm the ball away for a corner.

50 senior debuts under Southgate

After debuts for Ramsdale and Conor Gallagher on Monday, Southgate has now given 50 players their senior England debuts.

In doing so, Southgate becomes the first England manager to do so since Bobby Robson handed debuts to 64 players during his tenure between 1982-1990.

And Southgate is sure to hand out more between now and the end of his reign as England manager.

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