England vs. Romania reaction: Did Gareth Southgate make a mistake with his XI? | ESPN FC

ESPN FC's Jurgen Klinsmann, Steve Nicol and Jan Aage Fjortoft join Dan Thomas to react to England's 1-0 win over Romania in the Three Lions' final friendly before Euro 2020 begins.

0:00 Did Gareth Southgate make a mistake with his surprising XI against Romania?
1:37 If James Ward-Prowse replaces Trent Alexander-Arnold on the final roster, it will have little to do with his ability from set pieces.
4:22 The importance of the dynamic within the group in selecting a squad for a major tournament.

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Comments

  1. 711honved

    711honved5 days ago

    Three things certain in life; taxes, death & England failing in big competitions.

  2. J Cardenas

    J Cardenas5 days ago

    Grealish and Rashford were SO good. if it was me in Southgate's position,I would, in average, start with Pickford, Walker, Maguire, Stones, Chilwell, Rice, Phillips, Grealish, Rashford, Sancho, Kane.

  3. thecommon moralcause

    thecommon moralcause5 days ago

    We ain't gonna win one game.Sorry but that's how I see it.

  4. pcktlwyr

    pcktlwyr6 days ago

    so who would you believe serial winner Klinsmann or Southgate?

  5. sam smith

    sam smith6 days ago

    Typical Scotsman not understanding English football and he's not alone as our manager seems to be part of the same mind set. Ward-Prowse has an engine, one of the best passers of the ball available to this manager. Grealish is a rare talent, takes players on unlike the rest who have to pass their way forward. Grealish commits players thus freeing up others and the manager doesn't want this type of player. Lingard has probably had the best season along with Foden, Mount and Grealish. Yet Rashford has a similar goal scoring record to the Liverpool goalkeeper, Hendersons not fit and will probably breakdown in the Euro's. Sterling again has not been in form and the manager wants to use this major Tournament to try and get them working?

  6. Rocky

    Rocky6 days ago

    Henderson spoilt my bettingslip. He should be sent home for playing that penalty.

  7. Anderson Silva

    Anderson Silva6 days ago

    You cant make a mistake with your starting 11 when its only a friendly, this video is useless information lol

  8. Wallie Manggi

    Wallie Manggi6 days ago

    James Ward deserved to be XI squad the quality he has.

  9. Techno OG

    Techno OG7 days ago

    Ok ok Germany is better than England!

  10. Tymko C

    Tymko C7 days ago

    1-0 over Luxembourg? Victory is a victory but that's not impressive by Scotland. Dan had to throw one Jan's way, stating that every team is beating Norway lately. Norwegians no doubt are using the old tactic of letting all teams beat them in pre tourney friendlies only to turn it on once it really matters.

  11. La vita è bella

    La vita è bella7 days ago

    Romania died this year... where are good players???

  12. Colin Stuart

    Colin Stuart7 days ago

    I gave up on the game after 70 minutes and went and emulsioned the dining room. Genuinely more fun watching that dry

  13. Linda Fletcher

    Linda Fletcher7 days ago

    The rich stay rich by spending like the poor and investing without stopping then the poor stay poor by spending like the rich yet not investing like the rich

  14. Spa©️e Derby✔️

    Spa©️e Derby✔️7 days ago

    More leeds united players in the team please

  15. pulak biswas

    pulak biswas7 days ago

    M

  16. pulak biswas

    pulak biswas7 days ago

    M

  17. Noland Vannoy

    Noland Vannoy7 days ago

    england would win trophies if they had a manager who could pick a proper xi

  18. ChungWei Wang

    ChungWei Wang7 days ago

    The nutritious brow byerly choke because fork reassuringly entertain down a numberless operation. crowded, useless polyester

  19. Otieno fredrick

    Otieno fredrick7 days ago

    Dan likes wardprowse his lookalike

  20. Daniel Cimino

    Daniel Cimino7 days ago

    Can we talk about that USA vs Mexico game? Instant classic

  21. Don Romeo

    Don Romeo7 days ago

    There's a lost Mexicanadian here, someone show them out.

  22. Twilight Management

    Twilight Management7 days ago

    the only thing for england when singing, its coming home ? is the team coming home early on easy jet engclown

  23. DOLPHIN

    DOLPHIN7 days ago

    just accept,this english team is bang average except kane.

  24. Don Romeo

    Don Romeo7 days ago

    And Foden and Maguire. And Trent and Walker. And maybe one or two others. Then I agree with you. Southgate hasn't even picked several of the country's best, even in the PL.

  25. Jamkev

    Jamkev7 days ago

    If they continue with that energy and he continues with those kind of players well then I guess I can say he will definitely need Sterling-a mean if he doesn’t who will we use as scapegoat when we get knocked out early.

  26. NDC

    NDC7 days ago

    No ESPN, you just overhype England....

  27. Rupam The Awesome one

    Rupam The Awesome one7 days ago

    If england wants a penalty they need Rashford in the starting lineup...i mean he gets so many for mufc

  28. Gaucho

    Gaucho7 days ago

    England overated as always

  29. ben hart

    ben hart7 days ago

    On paper no matter how you put it England clearly dont have a half decent team,so called club superstars put it in before they really prove there worth as there is no experienced players before them to learn from,last 16😴😴😴

  30. Len Dever

    Len Dever7 days ago

    Barely beating Romania and they think they can win the Euros, the most overrated team in the world.

  31. David

    David7 days ago

    One World Cup at home, a million years ago. This is probably the worst squad I’ve ever seen. England got to win euro 🤔😂

  32. yonnie4416

    yonnie44167 days ago

    1st games starting XI KANE FODEN/SANCHO GREANLISH MOUNT RICE SHAW WALKER MINGS STONES JAMES PICKFORD MINGS IN FOR MAGUIRE THROUGH INJURY.

  33. Justin

    Justin7 days ago

    Last time England gelled was 1996 Euros Gazza, Sheringham, Shearer

  34. Don Romeo

    Don Romeo7 days ago

    God those were the days (and the players). But actually the last was WC 1998. Argentina cheated us out. One of the best squads England ever had, under one of the best managers.

  35. Jgr Make

    Jgr Make7 days ago

    Aaaaand he just added a defensive player in the squad instead of adding an offensive midfielder!!

  36. Fletch 3236

    Fletch 32367 days ago

    Who’d he pick?

  37. Arun

    Arun7 days ago

    Only two england players have worldwide fans - Harry Kane and Jack Grealish.

  38. Arun

    Arun7 days ago

    England playing boring football. Rashford was the captain. That shows everything.

  39. Loftus Blake

    Loftus Blake7 days ago

    Rashord being captain shows nothing. He's a senior player and was the most senior one on the field. Sterling,Kane,Henderson,Maguire etc wasn't playing so what's the problem m

  40. Real Reason

    Real Reason7 days ago

    Mings out white should replace him ... Jwp should go solid player

  41. Don Romeo

    Don Romeo7 days ago

    Also, Tyrone Mings has stamped on at least two players' faces. Now if you or I do that, on camera with a million witnesses, we may go to prison. Instead, Face-Stamper Mings gets the callup. Southgate = Failure.

  42. Don Romeo

    Don Romeo7 days ago

    Well, Ben Mee should replace him. England won't win because they are the only country in the world who wouldn't pick Ben Mee as their starting CB. He is literally the best centreback in the world, almost single-handedly keeping Burnley in the Premier League. But Southgate has never even once givenhim the callup. Madness.

  43. Sam N Edu Medja

    Sam N Edu Medja7 days ago

    Southgate did not want to put his potential starting team because there could've been a debate that could impack the team in a negative way; I am just guessing here anyway. I am sure the starting is practicing against the rest.

  44. Paite Lyrics Channel

    Paite Lyrics Channel7 days ago

    Southgate managed Middlesbrough and not very good at it. What do you expect from him?

  45. j12gz

    j12gz7 days ago

    The biggest mistake was appointing the waistcoat in the first place

  46. Gideon Marvelous tv

    Gideon Marvelous tv7 days ago

    When was the last time English reach Semi finals in any competition? This manager is the first manager to take English team to semi finals since many decades ago.

  47. The Ugly Irish

    The Ugly Irish7 days ago

    @Matty Reynolds Not ever but it’s a valid point. You don’t get to a World Cup semi final by being a bad team. You just don’t

  48. Matty Reynolds

    Matty Reynolds7 days ago

    That was the easiest route to a semi final ever and we still didn’t win it

  49. The Ugly Irish

    The Ugly Irish7 days ago

    Frank De Boer could get England to the semis with all these players at his disposal so it really doesn’t say much..

  50. Bald Convo

    Bald Convo7 days ago

    Rashford looked like he did not want to be there. Henderson is nowhere near match.

  51. Ali Baba

    Ali Baba8 days ago

    in my view, i dont think so this team will go for second round..i feel doubt bout this team🤔🙈

  52. Mark Nduati

    Mark Nduati8 days ago

    made a mistake ... getting tired of this poor coverage of games ... i totally enjoyed watching grealish, sancho and DCL

  53. soumitrasankar das

    soumitrasankar das8 days ago

    England will be out in Group stages

  54. renato pereira

    renato pereira8 days ago

    This game was a friendly game to check possible new players in the first team and tactics england have one of the best teams in this Euro

  55. Nelson Gmode

    Nelson Gmode8 days ago

    cmon man it's England. bunch of hyped average players since they won the world cup Centuries ago

  56. John Vennell

    John Vennell8 days ago

    Stop the RACIST MARXIST POLITICAL KNEE , Southgate,

  57. Docraki Docraki

    Docraki Docraki8 days ago

    Do t get why james Maddison isn’t in the squad.

  58. ryan smith

    ryan smith7 days ago

    Hasn't been good enough

  59. Don Ole

    Don Ole8 days ago

    Rashford>mbappe

  60. Kshiteesh Sharma

    Kshiteesh Sharma8 days ago

    When the “social thing” and chemistry are so so important then why is Southgate not considering taking JLingz? I mean he is literally the only person who’ll always stay positive and will always be there to cheer the team and he has had a great season as well. So he can be useful in matches for sure 💪🏻

  61. Deepan Dutta

    Deepan Dutta8 days ago

    Only Grealish looked lively for England in the friendlies

  62. Deepan Dutta

    Deepan Dutta5 days ago

    @Fusion Super He should have been in the 26 instead of Henderson

  63. BeacuseTheInternet1080

    BeacuseTheInternet10807 days ago

    Rashford was good yesterday but it’s popular to hate on him right now so people won’t care.

  64. Fusion Super

    Fusion Super7 days ago

    Don't forget the Saints' captain James Ward-Prowse. He was at it the entire game than any other player in the starting 11.

  65. Ononso Orizu

    Ononso Orizu8 days ago

    Jurgen Klinsman is soooooooooo boring. Man talks like he is answering questions in a press conference

  66. cam xan

    cam xan8 days ago

    England are good but compared to other teams they are overhyped

  67. Mohammed Sayhan

    Mohammed Sayhan8 days ago

    Southgate seems to make a lot of "mistakes"🤷‍♂️

  68. Major x

    Major x8 days ago

    England have quality players to go far ahead... but they'll never win anything under Southgate, boring.

  69. Evan L

    Evan L8 days ago

    France, Belgium, Portugal, and Italy should all be favored ahead of England. even Germany and Netherlands could be ahead if they had better managers. although that is also the main problem for England. Southgate really needs to go. hopefully an early knockout will get him axed.

  70. mrchelsea 71

    mrchelsea 718 days ago

    Southgate should be sacked, he’s not aligned with fans, he’s negative and boring, England have some great players and yet they are Boeing too watch

  71. NOBODY

    NOBODY8 days ago

    WE WONT WIN IT WITHOUT TRENT ANYWAY😆✌️🤪

  72. Karume Huie

    Karume Huie8 days ago

    Southgate a try please everybody

  73. Renaldo Matadeen

    Renaldo Matadeen8 days ago

    They and Holland will get devoured

  74. Brandon

    Brandon8 days ago

    Gareth south gate hasn't fielded an XI that makes sense since he became a coach

  75. Prashanth Nair Kumaran

    Prashanth Nair Kumaran8 days ago

    England not going to win, these pundits know it too.. all the hype jz for the clicks..

  76. Ghost 7

    Ghost 78 days ago

    Italy have a bigger chance of winning then England also Portugal deserve to be 2nd favorites

  77. Palash Rawat

    Palash Rawat5 days ago

    @EMST3N I agree. I just hope Joachim L. plays them in a 4-3-3 (with Havertz/Muller as False 9) or a back 3 (with Rudiger)....in both cases...they need a false 9 and LW/RW to play as inside forwards. Because Kimmich is good enough to create from wide areas.

  78. EMST3N

    EMST3N5 days ago

    @Palash Rawat sorry but Germany is not far off..anyone with a little bit of football knowledge can see the unbelievable quality that Germany has..2nd best team behind France and the whole world doubting them makes them even more dangerous. U are all sleeping on them ..

  79. Generousman Tongper

    Generousman Tongper8 days ago

    To be honest englabd is always an overhyped team

  80. Deep Kayal

    Deep Kayal8 days ago

    You r right Italy has a great chance to win it...They have a great squad this time

  81. Girshwin Hess

    Girshwin Hess8 days ago

    @Palash Rawat Italy is on a 20 odd winning game streak. They are the dark horses

  82. Ash Fernandes

    Ash Fernandes8 days ago

    It's a friendly. Zero fucks are given in friendlies.

  83. WahWahWehWah

    WahWahWehWah8 days ago

    Southgate is just about as clueless as Ole, the pair of them couldnt lead a horse to water!

  84. Minimalist SG

    Minimalist SG8 days ago

    Henderson don't deserve to be England captain, pathetic and selfish loser pulled his rank to take the spotkick and misses.

  85. Mystic King

    Mystic King8 days ago

    England will not qualify from the group stage if they continue to play in the same vain. If you're good enough to be playing for England then you should be good enough to play as a team.

  86. John Vennell

    John Vennell8 days ago

    The only thing their good at is Taking the RACIST MARXIST POLITICAL KNEE,

  87. Dante Roa

    Dante Roa8 days ago

    So who is england starting 11 and formation for the Euros???? Will sterling start, r they playing with back 3 or 4? Who is the starting right back. Who plays in midfield? How good is the chemistry between players? I think england had a good enough players to go far in the Euros the problem is the coach and the players he will select that start.

  88. Arvind Sidhu

    Arvind Sidhu8 days ago

    Ben White showed Tyrone Mings and Ben Godfrey on how to defend. Most blocks and interceptions of all the England squad. Baffling how he isn't in the final squad

  89. Don Romeo

    Don Romeo7 days ago

    He's 'white'. Seriously. Compare the national ethnic makeup of Englishmen, with the ethnic makeup of the national team. These teams are picked race-first. Ben Mee is perhaps the best centreback in the world for the last 4 years. But he's too light. Mings (the multiple face-stamper) gets the nod. Did you know Sterling isn't even English? Count the number of young player callups under Southgate. Now look at the national average for ethnicity. Now count those callups, by anglo-saxon and 'other ethnicity'. It should blow your mind. Institutionalised racism right underneath everyones noses.

  90. ontheslide

    ontheslide8 days ago

    2 friendlies... both performances looked weak.. is the booing before kick-off unsettling them..??

  91. Seun Olushola

    Seun Olushola8 days ago

    I will never get how England are second favourites

  92. pcktlwyr

    pcktlwyr6 days ago

    hype machine

  93. Franchize Tribe

    Franchize Tribe7 days ago

    Being English manager is like the biggest hot seat in sports for a team not expected to win

  94. Matt Black

    Matt Black7 days ago

    Bookies hoping loads of people back then then making a killing when they crash out

  95. Christian Martens

    Christian Martens7 days ago

    @Loftus Blake All true but they have always been a tournament team and its the last tournament for the coach so there will be extra motivation . But i don't think they will win it i think France or Belgium

  96. Loftus Blake

    Loftus Blake7 days ago

    @Christian Martens Germany aren't good at all. If you look at their results or watch them since they world they've continously give away leads,goals and can't see out games

  97. Michael Maruli

    Michael Maruli8 days ago

    Henderson? He is injured for a while dude... Where is mason mount?

  98. Daniel C

    Daniel C8 days ago

    jwp shouldn't just be in the 26 he should be in the 11

  99. Robin LaBouche

    Robin LaBouche8 days ago

    Rubbish England performance, the only thing Rashford did was to score the penalty...he lost the ball 99% of the time when he had it. Overall not a very good game. Southgate needs to get real !!!!!

  100. harrybishcrew

    harrybishcrew7 days ago

    Yes didn't quite understand how everyone was saying he was quality that game. He looked pretty poor to me. Also felt the same about Shaw but everyone loved him. Only players that showed anything were grealish and JWP

  101. More Than Just Talks: Becoming

    More Than Just Talks: Becoming8 days ago

    This England squad will try so too hard to get into second round. Gareth Southgate has no technical abilities at all despite the so called Sanchos, Bellighas, Kanes etc. It will be a continued storyline of under achievement. They are even struggling to win friendlies. Unbelievable. These should have been games where players should be free of pressure and full of expression yet it's been disappointing last two games. Yall will we see what I mean when Euro starts.

  102. alexndr27

    alexndr277 days ago

    The way the draw is has made things pretty complicated, like with the world cup in Russia it might actually be better for England to finish 2nd in the group, but we still don't want to lose to Croatia. Its a tough scenario, I don't think friendly games really show too much especially when our best players are mostly being left out to rest.

  103. Yusuf Fulat

    Yusuf Fulat8 days ago

    The truth is that Southgate does not even know his starting line-up vs Croatia.

  104. OG Cookie Monster

    OG Cookie Monster8 days ago

    Still don’t know why Southgate has the England job. England have enough quality to have a more attacking side. There’s no need for 2 DMs

  105. alexndr27

    alexndr277 days ago

    I think the Croatia game in 2018 WC haunted Southgate for a long time, in the second half and extra time their midfield dominated the game because we didn't have enough protection in front of the defence. That's his thought process I think, I'd be very surprised if he plays 2 DMs against Scotland and the Czechs. The first game is so important.

  106. Gideon Marvelous tv

    Gideon Marvelous tv7 days ago

    When was the last time English reach semi finals in any competition? This manager is the first manager to do so since many decades ago..

  107. Amit

    Amit8 days ago

    Why these jokers don't talk about halland the so called super star an absolute dud for Norway

  108. Amit

    Amit7 days ago

    @Luigi's TheBetterPlumber u don't to be in euros to play football Norway has had 3 matches like all other teams since the season ended..massive 0 for this machine

  109. Luigi's TheBetterPlumber

    Luigi's TheBetterPlumber8 days ago

    Because Norway aren't in the Euros, and if Haaland's a dud then there's not much I can say.... The guy's a goal machine.

  110. Eldho Abraham

    Eldho Abraham8 days ago

    England team selections are always made in to a big deal as if they have won mutiple world cups and euros lol :D :D

  111. Ben Sampson

    Ben Sampson7 days ago

    Probably coz we're all English clearly

  112. KENDALL_KNOWS_BEST!

    KENDALL_KNOWS_BEST!7 days ago

    Get phucked

  113. Sean Martell

    Sean Martell8 days ago

    Don’t cry you peasants

  114. Attila 22

    Attila 228 days ago

    They usually don't last long so gotta get the publicity and discussion done early.

  115. Rory Bellows

    Rory Bellows8 days ago

    Always over-hyped and over-rated.

  116. Nick Mogielnicki

    Nick Mogielnicki8 days ago

    Southgate will bottle it and get fired. Bet on it.

  117. Dr. Diaz

    Dr. Diaz8 days ago

    You can say good bye to all your trophies with this manager.

  118. Dr. Diaz

    Dr. Diaz6 days ago

    @Tyler Durden lmao thats a but harsh.

  119. Tyler Durden

    Tyler Durden6 days ago

    What trophies? They are the Tottenham of national football. Has a lucky world cup some 50 yrs back. And has only played one final in their all time history in FIFA cup.

  120. Olayinka Giwa

    Olayinka Giwa8 days ago

    What trophies??

  121. eye espea

    eye espea8 days ago

    They already got Chilly B keeping the chilled vibes boomin

  122. Loftus Blake

    Loftus Blake8 days ago

    We'll comfortably beat Croatia.

  123. Mike Jones

    Mike Jones8 days ago

    I know this is a lil racist but England should have the least amount of Caucasians as possible in their starting 11.

  124. Mahad

    Mahad8 days ago

    I feel like England will stand a great chance of winning a major tournament trophy if they switched their genders and get a new identity since they have no testicles👍

  125. Levent

    Levent8 days ago

    @Mike Jones no goalie though :)

  126. Mike Jones

    Mike Jones8 days ago

    @Levent Saka, Mings, James, Walker, Mount, Grealish, Belingham, Sterling, Kane, Sancho

  127. ontheslide

    ontheslide8 days ago

    are you mad..? england haven't had a decent black player since ian wright...

  128. Luigi's TheBetterPlumber

    Luigi's TheBetterPlumber8 days ago

    Quite right, not enough players from the Ivory Coast in that Starting 11...disgraceful.

  129. Rheinhardt Graf von Thiesenhausen

    Rheinhardt Graf von Thiesenhausen8 days ago

    That Fjord Hop guy smokes the fattest doobie before he comes on the air. He reminds me of the dude growing up like was like 30 and worked at radio shack or something and sold you weed when you were in High school. The hair is top class too.

  130. Luigi's TheBetterPlumber

    Luigi's TheBetterPlumber8 days ago

    @Ali Babar He's meaning Jan Fjortoft.... But he makes a good point, Jan looks like a hippie 😁

  131. Ali Babar

    Ali Babar8 days ago

    Who is Fjord Hop?

  132. Seid Abdi

    Seid Abdi8 days ago

    He is the English ole PE teacher his tactics will cost him Did you see the austria game Last few minutes They were attacking them like a prime Brazil 2002 And Pickford nearly made mistake

  133. Seid Abdi

    Seid Abdi7 days ago

    @Ń he is the mr bottler

  134. Sledge Hammer

    Sledge Hammer7 days ago

    Ole had a lot of help from referees

  135. Loftus Blake

    Loftus Blake7 days ago

    @Ń Doesn't mean alot we had a average season nothing more and it finished horribly

  136. Ń

    Ń7 days ago

    @Infinity Nexus Reviews cry

  137. Infinity Nexus Reviews

    Infinity Nexus Reviews7 days ago

    STFU CASUAL

  138. Adam Roberts

    Adam Roberts8 days ago

    Southgate is basically ole Southgate out

  139. نسيم

    نسيم8 days ago

    Grealish needs to start every game

  140. pcktlwyr

    pcktlwyr6 days ago

    spends more time on the grass

  141. ryan smith

    ryan smith7 days ago

    Maybe rest him in the last group game if England are already safe.

  142. Modern Soccer

    Modern Soccer8 days ago

    Overrated

  143. Jesus Garibay

    Jesus Garibay8 days ago

    @Clown better than u🤡🤡🤡

  144. Clown

    Clown8 days ago

    Better than Pessi

  145. Justin N

    Justin N8 days ago

    ESPN has nothing to talk about again. This is just friendly match, who care ? the manager just want test new players. His starting 11 already set since England played in qualifying rounds.

  146. Muhd Nasir

    Muhd Nasir8 days ago

    England is like MU. Anything involves this 2 teams will basically get lots of views. Lol.

  147. Mar C.

    Mar C.8 days ago

    People care because the euro's are coming up. You must be a genius

  148. Connor Sarll

    Connor Sarll8 days ago

    I reckon that England make it to the Quarterfinals IF they don’t face Germany, France, Spain, Belgium, Portugal, Italy or the Netherlands in the Round of 16

  149. Daniel

    Daniel8 days ago

    Here comes the optimistic England fan who thinks we aren’t watching “the real England”

  150. C C93

    C C938 days ago

    Huh? These are the games he’s supposed to be tuning his starting XI, getting them used to playing with each other before the actual tournament.

  151. Nicolas Chirchir

    Nicolas Chirchir8 days ago

    Stevie 🤣

  152. TheImmaculateD

    TheImmaculateD8 days ago

    That was a dead game, but check that diff in coaching. Romania looked way more fluid just lacked quality.

  153. Luigi's TheBetterPlumber

    Luigi's TheBetterPlumber6 days ago

    @Reuven Evreuklovic The friendly game was fixed?..... You been on the Spice mate?

  154. Loftus Blake

    Loftus Blake7 days ago

    @TheImmaculateD Trash coaching by Southgate. We should've gotten Eddie Howe longtime

  155. harrybishcrew

    harrybishcrew7 days ago

    @TheImmaculateD well it has everything to with it. I'm saying changing ALL of your starting XI no matter what team you are you'll not be fluid at all and considering we are trying to make sure no more injuries occur we aren't going to attack fully either. Romanians XI and Austria's have all played together before, we haven't. Doesn't matter how good they are individually if all of your teammates have changed its going to be a lot harder

  156. TheImmaculateD

    TheImmaculateD7 days ago

    @harrybishcrew it has nothing to do with that, we still had the better players but didn’t look fluid at all, going forward we looked in creative and lost. They created nothing.

  157. harrybishcrew

    harrybishcrew7 days ago

    Tbf tho we played non of our starting XI except perhaps grealish. Even if you are Man City and do this you'll probably be quite rusty and not at all cohesive. Not defending Gareth but wouldn't look too much in to this performance. I'm being positive and just think Gareth is trying to make sure no one else gets injured, he already knows his XI and the players probably have been told to conserve themselves for Croatia, even the subs. If you look at every other nation they seem to have done the same and had quite meh results

  158. Delboy0

    Delboy08 days ago

    I just don't see the logic of playing players for two friendlies who are not even selected in the 26 Man squad. Maybe Southgate thinks not playing his strongest team will give his team more energy for euros and be a surprise for the opposition. But this was the same coach in nations league semifinals rested all his Liverpool and Spurs players for the Netherlands game, because they had just played the UCL final and said he wpild use them in final and they lost the game to Netherlands who played their Liverpool players who played in the same final and where at full strength. Southgate is still going to be England's biggest obstacle to getting far.

  159. 4th Genna - Rayan Cherki The GOAT.

    4th Genna - Rayan Cherki The GOAT.7 days ago

    @Nathan Stephenson any sensible or grown up adult knows you need Rashford out on the wings to help protect the full back like Mbappe did at the WC

  160. Nathan Stephenson

    Nathan Stephenson7 days ago

    @4th Genna - Rayan Cherki The GOAT. rashford 🤣🤣 na he needs to realise mount and foden need to be in the team and players such as sterling and and rashford should be no where near it

  161. 4th Genna - Rayan Cherki The GOAT.

    4th Genna - Rayan Cherki The GOAT.8 days ago

    @Kimmich The Warrior that's irrelevant

  162. Penaldo the penalty merchant

    Penaldo the penalty merchant8 days ago

    @Kimmich The Warrior hes really salty 😭

  163. Kimmich The Warrior

    Kimmich The Warrior8 days ago

    @4th Genna - Rayan Cherki The GOAT. who has more wcs

  164. kNT

    kNT8 days ago

    I still don’t understand why is he our manager he hasn’t done nothing since he was appointed him and gus waist Coats need to go somewhere else

  165. Clown

    Clown8 days ago

    Everyone is better than finished club BarkaDogLona.

  166. Ødegåård 21

    Ødegåård 218 days ago

    England aren’t winning s**t with this manager! Should’ve started the first XI 1 game before the Euro start.

  167. Ady Booth

    Ady Booth8 days ago

    Odengaard, for once i agree with you... well played

  168. Clown

    Clown8 days ago

    Everyone is better than finished club BarkaDogLona.

  169. S.A.

    S.A.8 days ago

    Norway can’t even beat Greece. Chill out g. You’ve got to be in it to win it...

  170. cartoon cartel

    cartoon cartel8 days ago

    I liked the line up. But Grealish should start ahead of Mount still and Foden in place of Rashford. Its nice to see he didn't play a back three. Defensive Gareth!

  171. harrybishcrew

    harrybishcrew7 days ago

    @Infinity Nexus Reviews no creative players in Liverpool except for firmino, sane, salah, TAA & Andy Robertson. Liverpool had the best attacking trio in Europe. Also whose talking about not wanting a back 3, I know I don't but no one has mentioned this. So apart from all of your argument being wrong you make a very good point

  172. Luxury World

    Luxury World7 days ago

    @Infinity Nexus Reviews I think you should have some sleep!

  173. Infinity Nexus Reviews

    Infinity Nexus Reviews7 days ago

    PROBLEM IS WITH YOU CASUAL FANS YOU THINK YOU NEED AMAZING ATTACKING TALENT AND SKILL TO WIN. Your the same people who thought when Liverpool sold Coutinho and don’t buy an attacking midfielder thought they’re done for..... Liverpool won a league and champions league with no creative player in midfield. And England have always struggled defensively so why not go with a back three ? Gareth has done more in football any of you casual fans

  174. harrybishcrew

    harrybishcrew7 days ago

    I agree Grealish should play but definitely mount too, mounts been unbelievable in past games for england(even better than Grealish at times) I'd be more likely to drop foden (I wouldn't drop him either tbh) but he normally hasn't shown up in an England shirt

  175. Luxury World

    Luxury World8 days ago

    Mount must always play...

  176. Sihle Vilakazi

    Sihle Vilakazi8 days ago

    Appreciation post for Dan 🔥 🔥

  177. Luigi's TheBetterPlumber

    Luigi's TheBetterPlumber8 days ago

    @Ali Babar Couldn't have put it better myself. Greece have got the winners medals to prove it, Norway don't. This Odegaard clown's a troll and he needs to dry his eyes 😁

  178. Nino

    Nino8 days ago

    @Ødegåård 21 haaland can't score for Norway lmao

  179. Ali Babar

    Ali Babar8 days ago

    @Ødegåård 21 Greece have won Euro and Norway haven't won it.

  180. Clown

    Clown8 days ago

    Everyone is better than finished club BarkaDogLona.

  181. Ødegåård 21

    Ødegåård 218 days ago

    Greece is lucky asf, We played much better than this small country.

  182. M.I.X FCB

    M.I.X FCB8 days ago

    He doesn’t have a starting 11 lol

  183. Don Romeo

    Don Romeo7 days ago

    Exactly. When has he ever. Not so funny though, so I don't get the 'lol'

  184. Rayyan Abedullaziz

    Rayyan Abedullaziz8 days ago

    @Christiano Pulinaldo I'm the G.O.A.T and it's not even close.

  185. Rayyan Abedullaziz

    Rayyan Abedullaziz8 days ago

    @Sub if you hate TikTokers Who the heck you?

  186. Christiano Pulinaldo

    Christiano Pulinaldo8 days ago

    @Rayyan Abedullaziz Not even close Mix best trio ever (formerly known as la barca) is the 🐐🐐

  187. Sub if you hate TikTokers

    Sub if you hate TikTokers8 days ago

    @Rayyan Abedullaziz who tf are you?

  188. StormTech Entertainment

    StormTech Entertainment8 days ago

    Germany is getting knocked out in the groups. You seen it here first.

  189. Vict0r1984

    Vict0r19845 days ago

    @Ødegåård 21 That small country won a Euro dude, and their league constantly has Olympiacos in the Champions league and even far ahead in the Europa League knockout stages... If Greece is a small footballing nation, yours, Norway, is not even tiny but minuscule!

  190. Shaun Coptcoat

    Shaun Coptcoat7 days ago

    Ignoring the trolls, I think Germany come 3rd in their group but will qualify for knockout games under new rules

  191. Mahad

    Mahad8 days ago

    4 of the best out of the 6 teams in 3rd will qualify for the knockout stages so I see all France, Portugal and Germany advancing to the knockout stages

  192. Kimmich The Warrior

    Kimmich The Warrior8 days ago

    @Christiano Pulinaldo you're mad because I expose penaldodog

  193. Yusuf Fulat

    Yusuf Fulat8 days ago

    If they finish 3rd they still have a chance... do you think germany will finish below Hungary lol...

  194. Penaldo the penalty merchant

    Penaldo the penalty merchant8 days ago

    Italy vs France euro final 2021 🔥

  195. Mahad

    Mahad8 days ago

    France vs Portugal euro final 2021🔥🔥🔥

  196. RizWan Islam

    RizWan Islam8 days ago

    If both italy france perform as expected they will face on the semis.

  197. Penaldo the penalty merchant

    Penaldo the penalty merchant8 days ago

    @Ødegåård 21 who's your national team?

  198. Antony Swift

    Antony Swift8 days ago

    I've bet on both of them so hope your right haha

  199. Miguel L

    Miguel L8 days ago

    Italy v Spain