Gareth Southgate wants England to 'be brave' and 'excite the supporters'
Gareth Southgate wants his players to be brave, authoritative and exciting as England return to Wembley looking to put Euro 2016 and an ignominious few weeks behind them.
Last week's publication of secretly-recorded footage of Sam Allardyce making a string of controversial comments ended his reign after 67 days and resulted in the under-21s boss quickly having to turn his attention to senior matters.
Southgate had not been keen to fill the void left by Roy Hodgson's Euro 2016 departure, yet there was no hesitation when asked to take the post for the remainder of the year.
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