Lehmann has suggested in the wake of England’s 3-0 victory that Australia were unlucky not to come away with at least two Test wins.

Rain spared England a final-day battle at Old Trafford and while the weather again closed in when Australia held a strong position in the final Test.

“Lehmann said it could have been 3-2 to Australia, but it could have been 5-0 to us,” Broad told various newspapers.