England manager Gareth Southgate was proud of his players after making a “major statement” on and off the pitch by refusing to let the racists win in Bulgaria.
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Gareth Southgate credited England’s players after they came through an “unacceptable situation” in Bulgaria having “raised the awareness of everyone” to racism.
Gareth Southgate’s men stood firm in the face of sickening racism as England thrashed Bulgaria on a night of shame in Sofia.
Gareth Southgate and Harry Kane vowed to bounce back from England’s shock defeat to the Czech Republic by getting their Euro 2020 qualification campaign back on track in Bulgaria.
England face Bulgaria on Monday night looking to get back to winning ways having lost to the Czech Republic on Friday.
Gareth Southgate is confident England will bounce back from their surprise 2-1 defeat against the Czech Republic and get their Euro 2020 qualification back on track against Bulgaria.
England are preparing to face Bulgaria in Sofia as they continue their bid to qualify for next summer’s European Championship.