Quite apart from the pundits who have condemned him at virtually every turn since his appointment as successor to Sven-Goran Eriksson, McClaren knows England´s fans have been less than supportive on occasions too.
But the England boss said: "It is absolutely key to get everybody behind this team, we need all other agendas put away and left until after the game."
Copyright (c) PA Sport 2007, All Rights Reserved.
Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: https://www.givemesport.com/writeforgms