Gary Neville backs Southgate forward of knockout stage

Former England worldwide Gary Neville has insisted Gareth Southgate is the “greatest performing England supervisor”.

The Three Lions certified to the Spherical of 16 after seeing out two wins and a draw within the group stage of the World Cup. They’re now making ready to face Senegal, who completed second-placed in Group A with two wins and one loss.

The previous two tournaments have seen England inches away from lifting a profitable worldwide trophy for the primary time since 1966. On the World Cup in 2018, they had been knocked out within the semi-final to Croatia, and at Euro 2020 they fell brief on a penalty shootout within the last.

Many England followers felt as if Southgate ought to have been changed earlier than this 12 months’s match in Qatar. Now, all of the strain comes right down to this competitors to take it one step additional and eventually seal the top product by profitable the World Cup.

Neville backs Southgate forward of knockout stage

Check out what Neville stated on Sky Sports activities Information beneath: