Gareth Southgate, Coach england national team, your half 50 years He carries on his shoulders one of the England national team’s moments in EurocopBecause he was the culprit who got the rose box eliminated in the semi-finals of the edition 1996 held on the British Isle.
Southgate was responsible for carrying out the sixth penalty in the series against the national team Germany, after a 1-1 draw in regular and overtime. With the number six on his shirt, 25-year-old Gareth missed his shot against German goalkeeper Andreas Kopke, who sensed the direction of the shot and stopped it.
Andreas Muller, The sixth Teutonic shooter did not miss and scored the decisive penalty to qualify for the final, leaving in silence the old Wembley Stadium, which was demolished after six years to rebuild.
Twenty-five years later, he’s now an art director, remodel and a millionaire Wembley, Southgate She will have the possibility of giving that ticket to the final, which will be the first in its history, to the England national team when they meet in the semi-finals Euro 2020 to me Denmark national team In the semi-finals from competition.
as a football player, Gareth Southgate He still defends his team’s shirt in World Cup in France 1998, Korea and Japan 2002, and the Euro Belgium-Netherlands 2000 However, they were unable to excel, as their best finish was the quarter-finals in Korea and Japan, where they were eliminated by Brazil.
England’s road to the semi-finals
England made the predictions right and qualified for the final stage they lead group d What did you share with him? Croatia, Czech Republic and Scotland, It is the country that was excluded from the group stage.
In the round of 16, he had a simple revenge of history in England in 1996, leaving Germany choice and in cQuarter-finalsIn an easier match, he defeated Ukraine 4-0, which was one of the surprises in this case.