ALL POSTS TAGGED "gareth-southgate"


/ 7 days ago

Concentrating on the positives for England at the World Cup

As England sealed its position in the final 16 of this year’s World Cup by defeating Wales, certain positives reinvigorated fans' optimism. The main talking points following the 3-0 victory which sent LAFC forward Gareth Bale and his countrymen home from Qatar, focused around the inclusion of Marcus Rashford and Phil Foden. Those comments were […]


/ 12 days ago

Questions remain for Gareth Southgate’s England

After pulling Iran apart in the opener, England fell way below the high bar they’ve set for themselves at this World Cup. A dogged performance from the US Men's National Team (USMNT) frustrated the attacking riches of England. England a shadow of the first game For most of the game, England were very pedestrian. There […]


/ 13 days ago

USA vs England TV coverage plans

England will look to secure qualification to the knockout phase of the World Cup against the USA, and television coverage is available for those in America. The USMNT failed to hold onto a priceless victory in their tournament opener. A Gareth Bale penalty kept America limited to a solitary point. England’s dominant 6-2 victory over […]


/ 14 days ago

USA vs England: How does USMNT approach the game?

The United States' draw with Wales on Monday is not a bad result. That being said, it is not a stellar result. On one hand, the United States is still alive and well in the competition. On the other, it is far from guaranteed to reach the round of 16. By the time the USMNT […]


/ 16 days ago

Gareth Southgate publicly disrespects Trent Alexander-Arnold

Growing up, England scraped and scrapped its way through the group stages of every major tournament. Therefore, it was a bit surreal to watch them open the 2022 World Cup in such dominating fashion. Going forward England was creative and clinical. The dynamism of Jude Bellingham and a steadfast Declan Rice in a youthful midfield […]


/ 27 days ago

England's mistake leaving Tomori and Toney off squad

Regardless of the tournament, squad announcements for national sides make headlines. That can be for the good. Or, just as easily, that can be for any potential omissions. The latter stands out with two key English players not on the selection sheet. This suggests England manager Gareth Southgate made some mistakes in picking his 26-man […]


/ 28 days ago

England releases 26-man squad for World Cup

Gareth Southgate has finally named his England 26-man squad for the 2022 World Cup. After a fairly successful run in the 2020 Euros, Southgate will look to keep the ball rolling in Qatar. Stars such as Harry Kane, Bukayo Saka, Jude Bellingham, and Phil Foden all highlight a talented England team. Kane, 29, will captain […]


/ 31 days ago

Gareth Southgate’s World Cup headaches

The curtain drop this month on the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. The opening ceremonies begin on Nov. 20 in Al Khor, before hosts Qatar take on Ecuador. England is one of the favorites going into the tournament. Only Brazil, Argentina, and current holders France have better odds of winning the tournament. As Qatar makes […]


/ 35 days ago

Gareth Southgate says no to halftime World Cup interviews

Gareth Southgate will apparently not do halftime interviews during World Cup matches. The England boss, along with the Football Association, reportedly discussed the issue over the last few weeks. They ultimately came to the decision to disregard FIFA's pleas. FIFA previously granted broadcasters of the tournament in Qatar the ability to interview coaches during halftime. […]


/ 72 days ago

England can’t win the World Cup without Jude Bellingham

England head into the 2022 World Cup without a win in their last six competitive matches. Yet. all hope is not lost ahead of the voyage to Qatar. Jude Bellingham gives the nation a chance of a first success since 1966. Gareth Southgate has been under considerable pressure as England manager throughout this poor run […]
Jack Thomas


/ 75 days ago

Southgate holding England back from being world beaters

Gareth Southgate's tenure as the manager of England came on the back of one of England's most embarrassing moments in international play. In competition, England lost in the round of 16 of Euro 2016 to an Iceland side playing in its first major international tournament. That defeat forced Roy Hodgson and much of the coaching […]