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Gareth Southgate vented his disgust at the England fans who booed Harry Maguire before the 3-0 friendly win over Ivory Coast, calling their actions “an absolute joke”.
Maguire’s struggles with Manchester United had been a hot topic in the buildup to this international break and there were boos from sections of the crowd when his name was read out before kick-off, with further jeering upon his first few touches of the ball.
Written by Nick Ames at Wembley
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/football/2022/mar/29/england-football-ivory-coast-harry-maguire-gareth-southgate-booing under the title “‘Absolute joke’: Southgate hits out at England fans who booed Harry Maguire”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.