Gareth Southgate has welcomed Cricket World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan into the camp because the England supervisor plots his personal tilt at silverware on residence soil, the PA information company has discovered.
Having reached the semi-finals of final yr’s World Cup and the inaugural Nations League over the summer time, the Three Lions will go attempting to find silverware as soon as extra at Euro 2020.
England will play a lot of the match at Wembley and Southgate has been exchanging views with a person who is aware of all about bringing the nation success on residence turf.
Morgan skippered England to Cricket World Cup glory in gorgeous style and is known to have visited St George’s Park as preparations proceed for the journey to the Czech Republic and Monday’s qualifier in Bulgaria.
Eoin Morgan captained England’s cricketers to World Cup success (Nick Potts/PA).
This isn’t the primary time the pair have labored collectively. Southgate, an enormous cricket fan, gave a chat to Morgan’s crew in Could forward of the Cricket World Cup.
“We did the session with Gareth, who was sensible, each one among our gamers loved it,” Morgan mentioned on the time.
“He acquired up and talked about his journey with the crew in and across the World Cup, however within the build-up as effectively – how they constructed greater expectations and have become extra collectively as a bunch.
“Everybody within the room recognised they’re the place we had been two years in the past. We began the place they did: recognise what occurred previously, draw a line underneath it.”