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Gareth Southgate

"'it was important to step forward and give us the best possible chance to win these games"

29 matches in charge

P 29 W 15 D 8 L 6 F 44: A 23
66% successful
FIFA Rankings:
from 12th to 6th

2016-18

discipline: 43 0
players managed:
53

Profile

Full name Gareth Southgate MBE
Born 3 September 1970 in Watford, Hertfordshire [registered in Watford, September 1970].
Height/Weight 5' 10", 12st. 3lbs [1996].

Playing Career


Club(s)
Southgate began his playing career as a midfielder with Crystal Palace FC, whom he signed professional forms on 17 January 1989, becoming club captain. Having played 152 league appearances and scoring fifteen goals, and after the club were relegated from the Premier League, Southgate joined Aston Villa FC, on 1 July 1995 for 2.5 million pounds, where he was converted to a central defence role and again was handed the club captaincy. After 192 Premier League appearances, and seven goals, despite tentative interest from Chelsea FC and Fulham FC, he joined Middlesbrough FC on 11 July 2001 for a £6.5 million transfer fee, new manager Steve McClaren's first signing. Becoming the club captain after Paul Ince's departure. He remained with Boro' until his step-up to player-manager in June 2006. He remained as a player during the 2006-07 season, but did not feature, so did not add to his 160 league appearances for the Teesside club, scoring four goals.
Club honours FA Cup runners-up 1989-90, 1999-2000; Full-Members Cup winners 1990-91; FA Premier League third place 1990-91; Football League Cup semi-finalist 1992-93, 1994-95, winners 1995-96, 2003-04; Football League Divsion One winners 1993-94; UEFA Cup runners-up 2005-06;
Individual honours Middlesbrough FC Player of the Season 2001-02;
Distinctions None

Management Career

Club(s) Southgate stepped up to the position of player-manager, despite not having the relevant UEFA coaching badges, of Middlebrough FC on 7 June 2006, after his manager, Steve McClaren, took the vacant England manager's position. Southgate remained, enduring relegation to the Championship, before finally getting the sack on 20 October 2009, with Boro' in fourth place. In January 2011, Southgate was appointed FA's Head of Elite Development, until July 2012.
He was handed the England U21 management position on 22 August 2013 under Roy Hodgson, and continued as manager under Sam Allardyce. Southgate temporarily took charge of the national side from 27 September 2016.
Club honours None
Individual honours FA Premier League Manager of the Month August 2008;
Distinctions None

England Career

England tenure As the England U21 coach, he was appointed interim manager for four matches on 27 September 2016, following the dismissal of Sam Allardyce.
Southgate was then interviewed for the position on 21 November 2016, and appointed on a four-year contract on the 30 November.
First match No. 961, 8 October 2016, England 2 Malta 0, a World Cup qualification match at The National Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 46 years 35 days
Last match No. 989, 15 October 2018, Spain 2 England 3, a Nations League preliminary match at Estadio Benito Villamarín, Heliópolis, Sevilla, aged 48 years 42 days.
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 2018;
Team honours World Cup Finals 2018 fourth place;
Individual honours None
Backroom Staff Southgate generally kept the staff that Sam Allardyce had brought in. Keeping Sammy Lee as his assistant and Martyn Margetson as his goalkeeping coach. However, Southgate did bring with him from the under-21 set up, his first-team coach, Steve Holland, replacing Craig Shakespeare. Holland replaced Lee as Southgate's assistant on 21 December 2016, after Lee lost his position earlier in the month.

Gareth Southgate - All Matches

Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 13 8 4 1 19 7 +12 2 8 1.462 0.538 76.9 +7
Away 9 4 3 2 13 8 +5 3 5 1.444 0.889 61.1 +2
Neutral 7 3 1 3 12 8 +4 2 1 1.714 1.143 50.0 =0
All 29 15 8 6 44 23 +21 7 14 1.517 0.793 65.5 +9

Gareth Southgate - By Type of Match

Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L

WCP

9 7 2 0 17 3 +14 1 7 1.889 0.333 88.9 +7
WCF 7 3 1 3 12 8 +4 2 1 1.714 1.143 50.0 =0
World Cup 16 10 3 3 29 11 +18 3 8 1.813 0.688 71.9 +7

NLP

3 1 1 1 4 4 =0 1 1 1.333 1.333 50.0 =0
NLF - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nations League 3 1 1 1 4 4 =0 1 1 1.333 1.333 50.0 =0
Friendly 10 4 4 2 11 8 +3 3 5 1.10 0.80 60.0 +2
All 29 15 8 6 44 23 +21 7 14 1.517 0.793 65.5 +9

Gareth Southgate - Tournament Matches

World Cup Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCP 2016-18 9 7 2 0 17 3 +14 1 7 1.889 0.333 88.9 +7
WCP All 9 7 2 0 17 3 +14 1 7 1.889 0.333 88.9 +7
World Cup Final Tournament
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCF 2018 7 3 1 3 12 8 +4 2 1 1.714 1.143 50.0 =0
WCF All 7 3 1 3 12 8 +4 2 1 1.714 1.143 50.0 =0

Nations League Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
NLP 2018-19 3 1 1 1 4 4 =0 1 1 1.333 1.333 50.0 =0
NLP All 3 1 1 1 4 4 =0 1 1 1.333 1.333 50.0 =0

All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WC 16 10 3 3 29 11 +18 3 8 1.813 0.688 71.9 +7
NLT 3 1 1 1 4 4 =0 1 1 1.333 1.333 50.0 =0
All 19 11 4 4 32 15 +18 4 9 1.684 0.789 68.4 +7

Matches in which Gareth Southgate was in charge of England

Took Interim Charge on 27 September 2016
World Cup Preliminaries
1 961 8 October 2016 - England 2 Malta 0 [2-0]
The National Stadium, Wembley (81,781)
Sturridge, Alli HW
2 962 11 October 2016 - Slovenia 0 England 0 [0-0]
Stadion Stožice, Ljubljana (13,274)
  AD
3 963 11 November 2016 - England 3 Scotland 0 [1-0]
The National Stadium, Wembley (87,258)
Sturridge, Lallana, Cahill HW
Friendlies
4 964 15 November 2016 - England 2 Spain 2 [1-0]
The National Stadium, Wembley
(83,716)
Lallana (pen), Vardy
Iogas Aspas, Isco
HD
Took Permanent Charge on 30 November 2016
5 965 22 March 2017 - Germany 1 England 0 [0-0]
Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund
(60,109)
Podolski AL
World Cup Preliminaries
6 966 26 March 2017 - England 2 Lithuania 0 [1-0]
The National Stadium, Wembley (77,690)
Defoe, Vardy HW
7 967 10 June 2017 - Scotland 2 England 2 [0-0]
The National Stadium, Glasgow (48,520)
Griffiths (2)
Oxlade-Chamberlain, Kane
AD
Friendly
8 968 13 June 2017 - France 3 England 2 [2-1]
Stade de France, Saint-Denis (75,000)
Umtiti, Sidibé, Dembélé
Kane
(2 (1 pen))
AL

Varane


Season 2017-18
World Cup Preliminaries
9 969 1 September 2017 - Malta 0 England 4 [0-0]
Stadium Nazzjonali,
Ħ'Attard
(16,994)
Kane (2), Bertrand, Welbeck AW
10 970 4 September 2017 - England 2 Slovakia 1 [1-1]
The National Stadium, Wembley (67,823)
Dier, Rashford
Lobotka
HW
11 971 5 October 2017 - England 1 Slovenia 0 [0-0]
The National Stadium, Wembley (61,598)
Kane HW
12 972 8 October 2017 - Lithuania 0 England 1 [0-1]
LFF stadionas, Vilnius (5,400)
Kane (pen) AW
Friendlies
13 973 10 November 2017 - England 0 Germany 0 [0-0]
The National Stadium, Wembley (81,382)
  HD
14 974 14 November 2017 - England 0 Brazil 0 [0-0]
The National Stadium, Wembley (84,595)
  HD
15 975 23 March 2018 - Netherlands 0 England 1 [0-0]
Johan Cruijff Arena, Amsterdam (51,500)
Lingard AW
16 976 27 March 2018 - England 1 Italy 1 [1-0]
The National Stadium, London (82,598)
Vardy
Insigne (pen)
HD
17 977 2 June 2018 - England 2 Nigeria 1 [2-0]
The National Stadium, Wembley
(70,025)
Cahill, Kane
Iwobi
HW
18 978 7 June 2018 - England 2 Costa Rica 0 [1-0]
Elland Road, L
eeds (36,104)
Rashford, Welbeck HW
World Cup Finals in Russia
19 979 18 June 2018 - Tunisia 1 England 2 [1-1]
Volgograd Arena, Volgograd (41,064)
Sassi (pen)
Kane (2)
NW
20 980 24 June 2018 - England 6 Panama 1 [5-0]
Stadion Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod (43,319)
Stones (2), Kane (3 (2 pens)), Lingard
Baloy
NW
21 981 28 June 2018 - England 0 Belgium 1 [0-0]
Stadion Kaliningrad, Kaliningrad (33,973)
Januzaj NL
22 982 3 July 2018 - England 1 Colombia 1 [0-0]
AET
[0-0] & Penalties [4-3]

Otkritie Arena, Moskva (44,190)
Kane (pen)
Mina
ND
23 983 7 July 2018 - Sweden 0 England 2 [0-1]
Cosmos Arena,
Samara (39,991)
Maguire, Alli NW
24 984 11 July 2018 - Croatia 2 England 1 [0-1] AET [1-1]
Luzhniki Stadium, Moskva (78,011)
Perišić, Mandžukić
Trippier
NL
25 985 14 July 2018 - Belgium 2 England 0 [1-0]
Krestovsky Stadium, Saint Petersburg (64,406)
Meunier, Hazard NL

Season 2018-19
Nations League
26 986 8 September 2018 - England 1 Spain 2 [1-2]
The National Stadium, Wembley
(81,392)
Rashford
Saúl, Rodrigo
HL
Friendly
27 987 11 September 2018 -
England 1 Switzerland 0
[0-0]
King Power Stadium, Leicester
(30,256)
Rashford HW
Nations League
28 988 12 October 2018 - Croatia 0 England 0 [0-0]
Stadion HNK Rijeka, Rijeka
(0)
  AD
29 989 15 October 2018 - Spain 2 England 3 [0-3]
Estadio Benito Villamarín, Sevilla (60,000)
Alcácer, Ramos
Sterling (2), Rashford
AW

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