There is no doubt that Southgate has been blessed with a plethora of English blood coming through the ranks all across top flight - if Ruben Loftus-Cheek seized his World Cup spot with a wonderful loan spell, the national team captain Harry Kane has had the most profound education - written off by many in his early years, the Tottenham Hotspur forward has been consistently sensational.
"You're doing great, so stop worrying about scoring and just play your game".
Amid the joyous celebrations that have greeted England's run to the semi-finals in Russia, Sterling seems to be acting as a lightning rod - the one player whose contribution splits opinion. Yet, anybody who observed England's quarter-final win over Sweden without any bias would tell you how influential Sterling was to England's gameplay.
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Sterling missed an excellent chance to score against Sweden.
"As I have got older I have become more conscious of that - it is easy to avoid challenges and avoid putting yourself on the line", he said.
"Our last three games were different because we played teams with a defensive approach", he said.
"Against a better team like Croatia, it is important Raheem makes the right decisions".
"His willingness to make forward runs".
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It starts with Luka Modric in midfield, who is in contention to win the Golden Ball award.
"Everyone knows that but hopefully we can do our jobs on Wednesday as a team and individuals and contain them".
England survived a penalty shootout against Colombia in the last 16 whereas Croatia emerged through extra-time and spot-kicks against Denmark before going through the same ordeal again against Russian Federation in Saturday's quarter-final.
His global record is really poor, and he will be the first one to acknowledge that.
After a quiet opening World Cup game against Tunisia, there was speculation Sterling would be dropped for the following group match against Panama.
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