Who is Gareth Southgate? 10 things you didn't know about him

England manager Gareth Southgate
England manager Gareth Southgate (Image credit: Getty Images)

Gareth Southgate is leading England at a major tournament for the fourth time at Euro 2024 as he looks to be the man who leads the Three Lions to their first piece of silverware since the 1966 World Cup.

The 53-year-old has been in the job since 2016 and only Sirs Walter Winterbottom and Alf Ramsey have taken charge of more Three Lions games than the former Crystal Palace, Aston Villa and Middlesbrough defender.

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Joe Mewis

For more than a decade Joe Mewis has worked in football journalism as a reporter and editor, with stints at Mirror Football and LeedsLive among others. He is the author of four football history books that include times on Leeds United and the England national team.