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Diary

I lost to Harry Kane at darts

29 June 2024

9:00 AM

29 June 2024

9:00 AM

Gareth Southgate has always been a man interested in life outside the football circus. When he played for England, I remember chatting to him at the carousel at Fiumicino airport before a vital France 1998 qualifier in Rome. As he waited for his bag (there’s always baggage with England), Southgate reflected on what he would see on this visit to the Eternal City.

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