EXCLUSIVE: Gareth Southgate’s England aspect are undecided on taking the knee on the World Cup in Qatar, after they didn’t accomplish that for the primary time in two years in opposition to Italy and Germany final month
- England didn’t take the knee in opposition to Italy or Germany within the Nations League
- It was the primary time that they had not performed so for 35 video games and two years
- The matter has been mentioned England’s management group of gamers
- The gamers will focus on taking the knee once more forward of the primary sport
Taking the knee on the World Cup retains vital help from contained in the England camp, regardless of the gamers not doing it for the primary time in two years earlier than final month’s Nations League matches.
Not taking the knee for the matches in opposition to Italy and Germany got here after 35 consecutive video games at which that they had.
It had largely gone underneath the radar given Premier League gamers determined to solely do it on sure events this season.
The England gamers are at the moment undecided on taking the knee in Qatar subsequent month
Nonetheless, Sportsmail has realized that the matter was mentioned by England’s management group – which incorporates Harry Kane, Jordan Henderson and Raheem Sterling – the place it was determined they need to comply with the Premier League steerage on this event.
Nonetheless, England’s gamers are nonetheless open to taking the knee in Qatar, with the squad to debate it within the week main as much as the primary sport on November 21.
The management group, which included Harry Kane and Raheem Sterling, determined to comply with the Premier League’s steerage on taking the knee