It’s been easy to feel fatigued following England in recent years. Whether it’s the slightly cheesy ‘car flags and bunting’ that surrounds a tournament or the predictably poor performances in big games, many fans have fallen out of the love with the national team a bit in recent years. Most prefer club to country.
So, it’ll be more of the same this time, right? I mean, if I gave you £20 and told you to name the finalist with williamhill.com then it’s unlikely that you’d put your cash on the Three Lions.
But, while winning the tournament might well be a long shot, there are in fact plenty of reasons to love this England team. Before you scoff, check out these five reasons to enjoy this current crop.
When Gareth Southgate stepped in to take over from Sam Allardyce, many ...