Will Gareth Southgate be knighted if England win Euro 2020 – and which players could get honours?

Gareth Southgate, England
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England manager Gareth Southgate could be in line for a knighthood if England beat Italy to win Euro 2020 on Sunday night.

He would be the first England manager to guide the team to a major trophy since the World Cup win 55 years ago, and would likely pick up the gong in the Queen's new year honours list in January 2022.

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Conor Pope
Online Editor

Conor Pope is the former Online Editor of FourFourTwo, overseeing all digital content. He plays football regularly, and has a large, discerning and ever-growing collection of football shirts from around the world.

He supports Blackburn Rovers and holds a season ticket with south London non-league side Dulwich Hamlet. His main football passions include Tugay, the San Siro and only using a winter ball when it snows.