Gareth Southgate plays down role as 'fashion icon'

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England squad will face Columbia on July 3.

England have a awful penalty shootout record but Southgate, who missed the key penalty in the Euro 96 semi-finals, has helped change things.

The midfielder is now back to full fitness and in contention to regain his starting place in Gareth Southgate's lineup.

Southgate was asked after the 1-0 defeat against Belgium in Kaliningrad whether his players had started practicing penalties and he replied the process had started in March rather than cramming in everything over a matter of days.

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Just days ago, it looked like Lionel Messi would play no part in the knockout stages at the World Cup . England now top the group and need only a draw to make it to the next round as group toppers.

He said: "The thing I want more than anything else is the players to continue to attack the tournament as we have".

"We can't change the past, it's gone now", Rashford said.

"I have had a couple of decades thinking it through", Southgate said.

Waistcoat sales at a leading British retailer are booming thanks to England coach Gareth Southgate, whose immaculate dress sense at the World Cup has won praise from fashionistas. If teams are beating Spain and Germany they have also got to be respected.

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"The players have been able to change perceptions of how an England team might play", Southgate told BBC Sport.

"The best teams around the world, the players playing against each other". The figure drops to 57 per cent if they have failed, as England nearly always have. I'm 20 and if I had to take a penalty for England at a World Cup, I do not think it's an exaggeration to suggest that my skull would quite literally explode out of my head as my bowels disintegrate into dust.

"Really impressive. I've been involved in the last two World Cups every day and knowing the logistics and knowing how the organization works, I must admit this World Cup is far the best that I have been involved in", Martinez said. There's going to be a bit more pressure on us now but it's important for us to have that mentality just to be calm in those situations, enjoy it still.

The Three Lions boss (pictured above, left) goes into tomorrow's last-16 game with Colombia thrilled supporters are on board with his brand of football, less than a year after paper planes were thrown onto the pitch.

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Petkovic added: 'Those who know me realise I am not clinging on to the thought of what could be just in this match. "We have to be prepared physically and mentally to go to extra time and beyond if that's what it takes".

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