Gareth Southgate wants to be challenged by his England players

England Manager Gareth Southgate after the press conference

As someone who played in the last England side to come close to winning a tournament Gareth Southgate is well placed to discuss what it might take to foster a sense of togetherness within the squad that he will take to the World Cup in Russia. Of all the accusations aimed at England over the years the players’ apparent lack of enjoyment from international football seems easier to remedy than their tactical or technical failings.