I get the home nation bias, they are probably encouraged to do some of it, Johnathon Pearce seems to enjoy it a little too much though, but their tactically knowledge is breath-takingly poor.
Essentially if you are not playing 442, wingers and pace you are wrong, you know, like all the successful nations.
It's 30, now 50, years of hurt not unprecedented success. Let's trya nd be ahead of the curve for once.
Would you pay less for a humanities degree?