Mick McCarthy would have settled for the Republic of Ireland's position in Euro 2020 qualifying despite defeat to Switzerland.
Haris Seferovic and Edimilson Fernandes scored as Switzerland blew Euro 2020 qualification Group D wide open with a win over Ireland.
Republic of Ireland drew 1-1 with Switzerland in Dublin, David McGoldrick's late header cancelling out Fabian Schar's strike.
After a testing season in the public eye, Jordan Pickford says he has "become a man" and is primed to become better and better.
England beat Switzerland to claim third place in the Nations League, with Gareth Southgate questioning a lack of a presentation.
England made seven changes and switched between formations but Gareth Southgate will have learnt little from an entirely pointless match.
Jordan Pickford saved from Josip Drmic in sudden death to ensure England finished third in the inaugural Nations League.
Gareth Southgate does not want England's progress of the past year to be forgotten as they round off their Nations League campaign.
England captain Harry Kane expects the past week's disappointments with club and country to linger during his close-season break.
Granit Xhaka marvelled at Cristiano Ronaldo's brilliance as he downed Switzerland, stating only Lionel Messi can touch the Juventus star.