England manager Gareth Southgate's prime focus at the moment is at next year's FIFA World Cup in Qatar. The Three Lions booked their spot following a 10-0 rout of San Marino in the qualifiers last week.
Spanish Pep Guardiola used his full-backs as auxiliary midfielders and attackers in his previous jobs at Barcelona and Bayern Munich and has done so, too, at Manchester City.
England were playing in their first major final in 55 years. It's the latest heartache in shootouts at major tournaments, after defeats in 1990, 1996, 1998, 2004, 2006 and 2012
England finished on 26 points, six clear of second-placed Poland in the FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers.
With England's conservative midfield being overrun by Croatia in the World Cup semifinals in 2018 and Italy in the Euro 2020 final, there has been a clamor to get some more ball-players in the midfield three.
It still follows Gareth Southgate 25 years after his missed spot kick in the semifinals against Germany
Besides Harry Kane, Harry Maguire and Jordan Henderson netted one goal each as England drubbed Albania 5-0 in 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.
The final pits England, which hasn’t even reached a final since winning the 1966 World Cup, against one of the continent’s most decorated team Italy
England face Italy in the final in their bid to clinch first major trophy since winning the 1966 World Cup
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Beating Denmark broke through the semifinal obstacle at least in the Euros, prevailing 2-1 in extra time and avoiding the penalty shootouts that have proved to...
Bukayo Saka started against Germany but was not included in the squad for the quarter-final match against Ukraine due to a slight knock
England will take on Ukraine, who defeated Sweden in the final round of 16 match, in one of the quarter-final matches of the Euro 2020
England defeated Germany in a competitive game at Wembley for the first time since the 1966 World Cup final, and many more facts from their Euro 2020, round of...
England and Germany clash for a place in the quarter-finals of the UEFA Euro 2020. Check match and telecast details
Gareth Southgate, whose only previous first-team coaching experience was three years at Middlesbrough until 2009, was promoted from his job overseeing...
England can't even blame unfamiliar surroundings for being held to a 0-0 draw by Scotland on Friday after beating Croatia 1-0
England are in Group D along with Croatia, Scotland and the Czech Republic in the Euro 2020. Here's team preview
Harry Kane is set to attract attention in the transfer market, but England do not expect their captain to move during Euro 2020.
Robert Lewandowski has been ruled out of Poland's World Cup qualifier with England, but Gareth Southgate has insisted England still face a tough test.
England boss Gareth Southgate saw areas where his side can "tighten up" in a dominant victory over Albania on Sunday.
Gareth Southgate was impressed with the way England went about starting their World Cup qualifying campaign with an emphatic win
Premier League season's matches have been squeezed into a shorter timeframe due to the impact of the coronavirus
England manager Gareth Southgate revealed he contracted coronavirus last month, though he has since recovered.