Gareth Southgate says playing out from the back will remain England’s “bedrock” despite a dawdling defensive display costing them dearly against Holland.
John Stones retained the backing of England manager Gareth Southgate after his error started England’s downfall as they slipped to Nations League semi-final defeat to Holland.
England lost 3-1 to Holland in the Nations League semi-final and will now face Switzerland in the third-place play-off on Sunday.
England’s hopes of a first trophy in 53 years went up in smoke in calamitous fashion as dreadful defending allowed Holland to seal a 3-1 extra-time victory and progress to the inaugural Nations League final.
Marcus Rashford insists there will be no club loyalties blocking England’s path to potential Nations League glory this week.
Marcus Rashford wants to “get back to how Manchester United play” after an underwhelming sixth-place Premier League finish this season.
Gareth Southgate will forego the Premier League title deciders to check in on Manchester United’s England players before naming his Nations League squad next week, Press Association Sport understands.
What the papers say Marcus Rashford could be heading for Barcelona as the Spanish giants line up a £100million move for the Manchester United forward, the Daily Mail says. With just one year remaining on his current contract, it remains to be seen whether the 21-year-old will commit to a future at Old Trafford, with the Red Devils said to be considering a £300,000-a-week offer for the England international.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer remains confident Manchester United can qualify for the Champions League despite a collapse in form which continued with Wednesday night’s derby defeat against Manchester City.
Teams in three of the four Champions League quarter-finals are separated by one goal or fewer heading into this week’s second legs.
What the papers say Marcus Rashford is in advanced talks with Manchester United over a new £78million contract, the Daily Mirror reports. The England striker has asked the club for Wayne Rooney’s old £300,000-a-week terms and is expected to put pen to paper on a five-year deal soon, the paper says.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has challenged Paul Pogba to “put his stamp” on Wednesday’s Champions League quarter-final against Barcelona after dismissing talk of the mercurial midfielder leaving Manchester United this summer.
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is hopeful Marcus Rashford will be available for their Champions League quarter-final clash with Barcelona on Wednesday.
Phil Jones says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been a “breath of fresh air” at Manchester United.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was made to sweat for his first win as permanent manager as sluggish Manchester United rode their luck against Watford.
England manager Gareth Southgate would have no hesitation unleashing teenagers Jadon Sancho and Callum Hudson-Odoi against the Czech Republic.
Marcus Rashford is the sixth player to have withdrawn from Gareth Southgate’s England squad this week.
Marcus Rashford has been ruled out of England’s Euro 2020 qualification double-header after failing to shake off an ankle injury, manager Gareth Southgate has said.
Marcus Rashford was the only absentee from England training a day out from their opening Euro 2020 qualifier against the Czech Republic.
Jose Mourinho brushed aside questions about Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford’s happiness as the Manchester United manager underlined how starting roles cannot be guaranteed.
In a match against Arsenal when 18-year-old Marcus Rashford scored twice for Manchester United and set up another, the greatest moment was definitely Louis van Gaal dramatically throwing himself to the ground.