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Gazza's message for Southgate and his England squad

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Jean Garcia | 11 July, 2018, 08:32

If you follow football (or "soccer" as it's known in North America) then you'll no doubt be tuned into the 2018 FIFA World Cup, which is now taking place in Russian Federation.

Football supporter Liam Betson launched the official petition to the Government, for the day after the World Cup final to be designated a Bank Holiday, and has - at the time of writing - attracted nearly 120,000 signatures.

"Whether we win or lose, we're creating history", he said.

England have had their best and most memorable World Cup run for 28 years, with Gareth Southgate's side bringing a new-found optimism across the country thanks to a series of brilliant performances and team spirit that we can all be proud of.

"I've met quite a few of those players and we know exactly how they're held and perhaps in the modern era that would be even crazier, social media and everything else, the global thing is so much bigger".

Umtiti header sends streetwise France into World Cup final
France and Belgium have met a staggering 73 times, their first meeting having been a 3-3 draw in 1904. We immensely respect the quality of France . "However, each player will do what it takes to win".

Sheffield-born Harry Maguire and Kyle Walker make up England's defence with Barnsley's John Stones, while fellow Steel City product Jamie Vardy is likely to be fit after missing the quarter-final win over Sweden.

Kane told journalist: "It's awesome to meet any heroes from '66 and it gives you so much inspiration, obviously it's been a long time since England have done well in a major tournament".

Asked how he would avoid the song, Southgate added: "I would just walk out of the room, it is an anthem and has followed the team for a long time but involved some hard moments as well". Everyone wants to finish the job and we are excited to try and do that.

It seems like the choice would be between declaring a national holiday and letting people skip work guilt-free or not declaring one and having the largest sick day in decades.

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