Gareth Southgate shuts down Phil Foden midfield talk with pointed response

England manager Gareth Southgate has dismissed calls from fans to use Manchester City’s Phil Foden in a central role to address the Three Lions’ lack of creativity.

It was Jordan Henderson who started alongside Jude Bellingham and Declan Rice in England’s recent 1-1 draw with Ukraine, but the Al Ettifaq man failed to offer any real source of creativity and supporters were quick to call for Southgate to bring Foden in against Scotland on Tuesday.

Foden, who spends most of his time for club and country playing as a winger, is keen to play centrally, and confessed in March: “I’ve always seen…


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