Gareth Southgate remains until 2022 at the head of the English national team. That has the English football association FA Thursday let know. The 48-year-old Southgate leads since september 2016, with the ‘Three Lions’.
“I am very happy to have the opportunity to get the national team on the next two major tournaments to lead”, responded to Southgate. “This job continues to be a privilege and an honor. I saw up close how the nation this summer at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS behind the team was and it will be great to see what this young team in the coming years will achieve.”
At the world cup managed to Southgate in it England and its fans, a new impetus, and the ignominious EUROPEAN exit of 2016 in the eighth finals against Iceland to flush it. England pulled out, although in a paper-easier tabelhelft in the semi-finals. This lost the of Croatia. In the consolation class went to the English afterwards, at under against Belgium. Also in the group stage had the Devils the team of Southgate already beaten.
The FA had shortly after the tournament, let them understand as soon as possible to create work of a contract extension for Southgate.