“You don’t know what you’re doing”: Gareth Southgate closes after England’s spanking against Hungary (0-4)

Like what, the naked France team is not doing so badly. Four matches, two points. This is also the record of England, in this June international window dedicated to the League of Nations. Mais les Anglais ont fait bien pire, in proportion to the prize for their camouflage final. On Tuesday, they conceded a historic setback: the Three Lions lost four goals at home for the first time since 1928.

A face of scenery in Hungary (0-4) accompanied by a chant du Molineux Stadium, the target found: Gareth Southgate. The allegation: “You don’t know what you’re doing“(” You don’t know what you’re doing “).Shut up, clown. This manager has taken the country to the highest level since 1966, in two tournaments“The former Liverpool defender said in reference to the 2018 World Cup semi-final and last year’s European final.

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“The results are my responsibility”

Southgate, meanwhile, has proposed a diplomatic response to the bitter criticism Channel 4 : “I understand the reaction of the people in the stadium, but I want to tell them that this group of players has been amazing, for the country. It is important that people continue to support these players, because they will be very strong in the future“The 51 – year – old manager is ready to shield.

I have to deal withthus continues the English coach. It is my job to protect the players, they have been exceptional in their attitude and the results are my responsibility.In the second half, it was quite unacceptable, after the 2-0, to cash in on the goals we scored. “

Harry Kane, captain during this historic setback

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“This is not the time to panic”

La défense has been the basis of the new success in the last 4-5 years“The 28-year-old center-forward recalls. But he also puts these June meetings in context:”This is not the time to panic, this is the time to look up (…) In the end, we have to prepare for what will be a great World Cup (end of year in Qatar, ed.), this is the main thing. We learned a lot during this gathering and we will have to learn for the September games“.

To learn, you sometimes have to test. L’Angleterre is going through this case in a painful way. “I tried to find the balance between seeing new players and saving players who couldn’t be asked all the time, more experienced and better players.Southgate details. In the end, the teams that I lined up were not strong enough to get results against Hungary (1-0 loss, in addition to 0-4, ed.) “He knew he was taking risks. From there to say he knows what he’s doing?

Raheem Sterling in England’s 2022 defeat to Hungary

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