The Lions are due to open Wembley Stadium to face the Italian national team in the Euro 2024 qualifying round, Group C, this Tuesday night. In the latest situation, the Three Lions have 13 points, while the Azzurri have 10 points from 5 games played.
At his pre-match press conference on Monday, Southgate responded to the media’s heated discussion about Henderson being booed by England fans in the past match. Including the former Liverpool midfielder’s response UFABET
“It’s clear that I will always choose the best players to build our team. To give us a chance to win Unless something inappropriate happens,” Southgate said.
“People may not agree with Jordan’s attitude , but I don’t think that’s why I didn’t pick him. And that’s not why he had to be booed.
“We want the fans to support us. We are a strong team if the fans are with us. That’s a connection we’ve had for a long time. If I choose according to other people’s preferences This team will look different.
“I will evaluate the strongest team. I will protect my players and my team because we need unity and strength.
“Two players (Henderson and Harry Maguire) performed in important games for us with their quality and experience. Including the reality that cannot be assessed. That group of players and outstanding personalities are the reason we had such a great night.”