Matt Le Tissier's plan for England to reach the World Cup final

Matt Le Tissier's plan for England to reach the World Cup final

Matt Le Tissier's plan for England to reach the World Cup final

The Spurs ace scored his first goal of the competition on Saturday afternoon as he headed home Jesse Lingard's cross to seal a 2-0 win against Sweden, and fans will be hoping that it sparks improved performances after a disappointing tournament to date.

The Three Lions are two wins away from getting their hands on the World Cup trophy for the first time since 1966, and Southgate's men are, so far, exceeding their own expectations at this summer's tournament in Russian Federation.

"The improvement and the hunger in the players is very clear for everyone to see". For the win of Croatia for 90 minutes of play bet 3.50, and extra time is 13.00.

Asked at his eve-of-match press call if he had been inundated by requests for tickets to England's biggest match in a generation, Southgate revealed he had only invited his loved ones to Moscow.

"This is a World Cup where the unexpected has happened". Known for his man-management skills, Blazevic inspired Croatia to the knockout stages of Euro 96, where they were beaten by eventual winners Germany, before going even further two years later.

"Our country has been though some hard moments in terms of unity and sport has the power to do that, and football in particular", he said.

"It's nice to hear people enjoying it again, anyway".

"The welcome of the Russian people has been top", Southgate said. We know what's at stake and in such moments you forget any fatigue you may feel because this is maybe a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic believes victory over England would spark a huge party in the country. Everyone has been out on the streets celebrating what we've achieved and that is a great source of pride for us.

"Growing up and watching England, to be a part of it with the lads...it is an unbelievable achievement form everyone here and we can't wait to get going against Croatia. I'm sure Gareth will have addressed that after seeing how they struggled after conceding against Tunisia and then Colombia".

"This generation has been underrated due to their results but they've had the quality and now they are showing it".

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