Southgate clarifies that Tony is addicted to the lions because he has not broken gambling rules

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England boss Gareth Southgate Decided to call Ivan Tony on the team dueling Italy and Ukraine in the next Euroweek qualifying battle. Because the players show great form. And there has not yet been a gambling case despite being charged by the UFABET FA.

England boss Gareth Southgate has explained why Brentford striker Ivan Toney has been included in his squad for Euro 2024 qualifiers. The game at the end of March, despite being charged by the English Football Association or FA for breaking betting rules, saying that the players are showing good results and the case has not yet been settled. Therefore should give the opportunity to play.

Southgate clarifies that Tony is addicted to the lions because he has not broken gambling rules

The 27-year-old has reportedly pleaded guilty to 262 breaches of betting rules between February 2017 and January 2021. Prompting the FA to look into penalties soon. Expected to be banned for several months like other players who were previously hit. However, he received good news on his birthday. When he had the opportunity to make his debut for the Roaring Lions for the first time .

“The truth is that Ivan is ready to play for his club. There hasn’t been any trial or judgment yet, so I don’t know if we won’t pick him for any reason,” Southgate said. “He’s playing really well. I like to show his skills on the field. I saw his game against Arsenal where he was outstanding and deserved a chance.

Toney has been outstanding this season , scoring 16 Premier League goals, having previously been called up to the national team. but has never been sent to play and dropped out of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar This is a great opportunity for the Three Lions ‘ two games against Italy on Thursday March 23 and at home to Ukraine three days later.  

For the England national team’s squad for the Euro 2024 qualifiers at the end of March, it consists of
goalkeepers: Jordan Pickford, Nick Pope, Aaron Ramsdale, defenders
: Ben Chilwell. Le, Eric Dier, Mark Guehi, Reece James, Harry Maguire, Luke Shaw, John Stones, Kieran Trippier, Kyle Wo Midfielder 
Laker: Jude Bellingham, Conor Gallagher, Jordan Henderson, James Maddison, Mason Mount, Calvin Phillips, Declan Rai. Forwards
: Phil Foden, Jack Grealish, Harry Kane, Marcus Rashford, Bukayo Saka, Ivan Tony.