Capello was at Vienna´s Ernst Happel Stadium to watch the team that knocked England out at the qualifying stage - and they will meet again as they try to reach the next World Cup.
Encouragement for Capello came from some shaky moments in the second half for Slaven Bilic´s side but they held on after Modric, Tottenham´s £16.5million summer signing, had tucked away a fourth-minute penalty.
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