Harry Kane, Jesse Lingard, Kieran Trippier, Jordan Henderson and Ashley Younger have volunteered to take a penalty ought to England’s World Cup tie with Colombia go to a shootout.
England have been knocked out on penalties in three of the final six World Cup tournaments.
The Three Lions are favourites to see off Colombia and e book their place in the final eight however Croatia had been equally favoured towards Denmark and wanted penalties to get into the quarter-finals.
Southgate insists he’s not fascinated about the sport going past 90 minutes however the Day by day Mail report that 5 England stars have put their names ahead to take a spot kick.
Kane – who’s on penalty responsibility for Tottenham -, Lingard, Trippier, Henderson and Younger have all volunteered.
Younger missed a shootout penalty in England’s defeat to Italy at Euro 2012 however he insists he’s assured from 12 yards.
‘Of course I’ll put my identify ahead,’ mentioned Younger.
‘I have the confidence in my ability to step up and take one. I’ll positively be one to put my hand up. We’ve labored on them in apply and I’ve confidence in my potential to rating extra.’
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