FINALS / QUALIFYING CAMPAIGNS
FIRST FWC: 1950 LAST FWC: 2014
BEST ACHIEVEMENT: Champion 1966
Southgate succeeded Sam Allardyce as caretaker England coach in September 2016 before being formally handed the reins on 30 November 2016. A former Three Lions defender, who was part of England’s campaigns at France 1998 and Korea/Japan 2002, he led his country to a sixth consecutive world finals appearance by topping Group F.
Lauded as a “complete player” by Zinedine Zidane, Kane is now firmly established as one of the world’s leading strikers. The prolific Tottenham Hotspur star scored five times in six appearances for England during Russia 2018 qualifying.