Four key questions Southgate must answer ahead of England vs. Slovenia
Tonight, England take on Slovenia in the second World Cup qualifier of Gareth Southgate’s interim reign.
But having limped to a 2-0 win over Malta during the former Boro gaffer’s first fixture in charge of the Three Lions on Saturday, tonight’s game certainly isn’t the foregone conclusion it may seem – especially considering Slovenia beat Slovakia, whom England could only draw against at EURO 2016, in their last outing.
An inexperienced manager, overseeing a squad hit by injuries as ‘Big Sam’s’ cloud of corruption continues to linger over the national team, a Slovenia side playing in front of their home crowd have a real chance of causing an upset in Group F.
With that in mind, Southgate needs to answer some crucial questions, relating to tactics and team selection, before tonight’s 7:45pm kickoff at Stadion Stozice. Being the helpful bunch we are at FootballFanCast, we’ve outlined the four most important England’s interim manager must find a response to.