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England held a secret two-day training on the basis of Marines in the UK for a successful performance at the world Cup. Report from their workout published by Sky News on Wednesday, July 11.
The players settled on the basis of special forces in the County of Devon in the South West of England. Coach Gareth Southgate gathered all the team players and technical staff in June 2017 and reported that they are “secret journey” in 48 hours.
Players were forced to give mobile phones, personal belongings and decorations, after which they were issued military uniforms, and they passed the survival course in the wild. On the first day the British had to sleep in the woods and to look for food. The next day they ran cross country and learned to crawl on their bellies in the bed of a shallow river.
According to TV channel, so Southgate has sought to improve coordination among the players on the eve of the world championship.
Before preparation for the match with the Croats of the players found the training on the field with a rubber chicken. It is reported that they used it instead of a ball.
Earlier, the British were famous for unusual entertainment after defeating the team of Tunisia. On your day off they spent on holiday in the pool and racing on inflatable unicorns.
Semifinal match of the world Cup qualifier between England and Croatia held at the stadium “Luzhniki” on July 11. The meeting began at 21:00 Moscow time, the score at the time of publication of news 0:1 in favor of the British. The scoring in the fifth minute was opened by Kieran, Triple.
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