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The 68-year-old insists it is paramount today's team do not get carried away with the prospect of worldwide football's greatest prize so close, and he has been impressed by how Southgate has managed emotions.

Around 32 million people across the United Kingdom are expected to tune in on Wednesday hoping Gareth Southgate can steer England into the World Cup final for the first time in 52 years.

He said: "We are really proud of the support we have received.

"For us as a team, yes, it's another chance to create a small piece of history".

"Our supporters and our country has had a long time suffering in terms of football".

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The website for a fan park in London's Hyde Park crashed as tens of thousands tried to snap up one of 30,000 tickets to watch the match. Screens were smaller, tellies were fat and there were only five channels.

England play Croatia on Wednesday, July 11 with kick off at 7pm.

Best of luck and let us know how you do. They have been great ambassadors for our country.

"We've talked, touched briefly, certainly, on the team which won [the World Cup in 1966], how they're still held and revered", Southgate told reporters.

"We can feel the energy form home and that is a privilege for us". "It is a special feeling and a privilege".

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Meanwhile, the last two games for Croatia , against Denmark and Russian Federation , ended the same: with Croatia winning in penalties.


Just the small matter of a game in which Croatia stand between Southgate and his ambition of matching Sir Alf Ramsey's feat of taking England to the World Cup final.

'We have players in this squad who will take us forward and others coming through the age groups with belief they can win but also expectations that we should be in latter stages more regularly'.

"This is a World Cup where the unexpected has happened". First knockout win for 10 years.

England manager Gareth Southgate and a player will later attend the pre-match press conference ahead of the World Cup semi-final at Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow from 1530BST.

Speaking to the BBC's World Cup Daily podcast earlier in the tournament, he said: "I'm slightly concerned because as a centre-half who took a lot of knocks to the head I'm not normally synonymous with fashion icons!"

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