Photography by Jon Enoch

Gareth Southgate

England, 2016–

“My years of playing at a high level and now managing at a high level would tell people that there’s probably more than they know about me”

England manager Gareth Southgate speaks exclusively to The Coaches’ Voice about being labelled ‘Mr Nice Guy’. He recalls the first time he was accused of being “too nice” and explains why it is he believes he has the character needed to get the best out of any players under his guidance.

Gareth Southgate


Sven-Goran Eriksson: Part I

Sven-Göran Eriksson revisits England’s iconic 5-1 victory in Germany, which helped a team led by David Beckham qualify for the 2002 World Cup

Gareth Southgate

Gareth Southgate was named England manager on a permanent basis after a friendly against Spain in November 2016. He revisits that very game
Sven-Göran Eriksson

The road to England

Sven-Göran Eriksson made history when he became England’s first overseas manager. He revisits the coaching journey that brought him to the job