Gareth Southgate declares that Luka Modric doesn't get English humour ahead of Uefa Nations League clash

There was no need for Luka Modric to rub our noses in it by referring to the “arrogant” English as Croatia prepared for a World Cup final. Modric claimed it was the revival of England’s terrace anthem — “Football’s coming home” — that provoked Croatia’s players into a second-half fightback and 2-1 semi-final win against the Three Lions. They did […]

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Gareth Southgate tells England players to watch Barcelona video to help prepare for behind-closed-doors clash with Croatia

England’s stars have been sent a link to a La Liga game between Barca and Las Palmas last October which was played without any fans watching. Three Lions boss Southgate has also watched Lyon’s game with Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League from earlier this season which was also behind closed doors. England officials fears Friday’s game at the 8,000 […]

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Gareth Southgate agrees new two-year England extension after World Cup heroics worth an extra £1million a season

SunSport revealed last week the Three Lions chief has agreed a two-year extension, taking him through to the 2022 World Cup. His wages will rise to about £2.5million-a-year — up nearly £1m — as reward for leading England to the World Cup semi-finals in Russia. Southgate, 48, is due at St George’s Park today ahead of the upcoming Nations League […]

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Gareth Southgate ponders England call-up for in-form Leicester ace James Maddison

The attacking midfielder has impressed following his £20million move from Norwich over the summer. Maddison has already scored three times in six games under Claude Puel this season. And The Telegraph claims Southgate will watch the 23-year-old in action against Newcastle on Saturday. England are lacking creative options in the centre of the park following injuries to Ruben Loftus-Cheek and […]

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Real Madrid 3 Roma 0: Gareth Bale, Isco and Mariano Diaz combine to get defending champions off to perfect start

The Spaniard curled in a sublime free-kick in the 45th minute. Isco lifted his attempt perfectly above the wall and the whip on the ball left Roma keeper Robin Olsen rooted to the spot. Sergio Ramos could have put the hosts ahead seven minutes before but his looping header was tipped over. So it was left to the Welshman to […]

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What Gareth Bale said to Loris Karius after the Champions League final in which he scored twice against the Liverpool flop

The Liverpool keeper – now on loan at Besiktas – was left in tears at the final whistle in Kiev after gifting Real Madrid two goals in the 3-1 defeat in May. Jurgen Klopp's men were slammed for not being first to console Karius – while classy Bale immediately walked over to the devastated German. The Wales winger, 29, told […]

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Marr sports Gareth Southgate’s favourite garment on BBC show

England’s got waistcoat fever! Andrew Marr sports Gareth Southgate’s favourite garment as he joins in with wave of World Cup euphoria to host BBC’s flagship politics show Andrew Marr  wore the waistcoat to present his popular political programme Sunday Brunch hosts Tim Lovejoy and Simon Rimmer also opted to wear one The sleeveless suit staple worn by Southgate is making […]

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