Fifa World Cup: Southgate’s England wary of African champs Senegal ahead of knockout clash

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Gareth Southgate insists England’s status as favourites in their World Cup last 16 clash with Senegal means nothing because the African champions will pose a serious threat to his team. Southgate’s side are regarded as title contenders in Qatar after reaching the 2018 World Cup semi-finals and finishing as Euro 2020 runners-up. England are expected to see off Senegal at the Al Bayt Stadium on Sunday, but Southgate has no intention of underestimating Aliou Cisse’s men. Senegal are also fresh from winning their maiden African Cup of Nations crown last year. “It is a good position to be in, you want your players to be in a confident mood and our forward players certainly are,” Southgate said.
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