Gareth Southgate is focusing on progress rather than the pain of another semi-final loss as the England manager looks to build towards Euro 2020 glory.
John Stones retained the backing of England manager Gareth Southgate after his error started England’s downfall as they slipped to Nations League semi-final defeat to Holland.
Gareth Southgate vowed to support John Stones after his calamitous defensive error sparked England’s collapse in the Nations League semi-final defeat to Holland.
England’s hopes of a first trophy in 53 years went up in smoke in calamitous fashion as dreadful defending allowed Holland to seal a 3-1 extra-time victory and progress to the inaugural Nations League final.
Gareth Southgate refused to name his England captain on the eve of the Nations League semi-final clash with Holland as Raheem Sterling revealed he was left “fuming” by claims he would skipper the side.
Raheem Sterling woke up “fuming” after a PR company connected to him claimed he would captain England in their Nations League semi-final against Holland.
England manager Gareth Southgate refused to confirm speculation that forward Raheem Sterling would captain the side on his 50th cap in the Nations League semi-final with Holland in Portugal.
Holland boss Ronald Koeman believes England have a chance of winning Euro 2020 and revealed Gareth Southgate’s remodelling was a blueprint for his own approach to international management.
Marcus Rashford insists there will be no club loyalties blocking England’s path to potential Nations League glory this week.
England boss Gareth Southgate has hailed Champions League winner Jordan Henderson as the standard-bearer for his Three Lions side.
The Nations League lacks the buzz and standing of a World Cup or European Championship, but the inaugural finals offer England the chance to cap their rise with a first senior trophy in 53 years.