The former West Ham player said one big difference was that while his generation knew little about the fervour in the country during the tournament, today's players keep in touch through social media.
CCTV pictures of three men wanted over an attack on a taxi in Nottingham after England's World Cup quarter final victory have been released.
Alli, who missed England's final two group games due to a thigh injury, dismissed the notion that nerves may have got to him in the quarterfinal.
Maguire has featured in every game for England in Russian Federation, forming a strong back 3 alongside Manchester City pair John Stones and Kyle Walker.
England face Croatia on Wednesday in the semi-final with a chance to face France or Belgium in Sunday's final in Moscow on the line.
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He said the rescue operation was pausing for about 10 to 20 hours to check the escape route again for safety before being resumed. His parents, who along with other families, have maintained a constant vigil at the site since the boys first became trapped .
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He'll be eager to reach the quarter-finals for the first time, where he could come up against defending champion Roger Federer . French Open semi-finalist Keys struggled for most of the match as she committed 48 unforced errors in a disappointing display.
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Ferrari's (NYSE:RACE) Sebastian Vettel has work to do this weekend if he is to make ground on Mr. Hamilton, he was 4th fastest Friday morning behind Red Bull Racing's 3rd-placed Max Verstappen .
- Why has World Cup been full of surprises? I'm an England fan and I have struggled to comprehend how, from 1990 when we came so close to reaching the final, we have never kicked on from there.
A decade ago, England had one of the best set-piece takers in football in David Beckham, whose precision and ability to curl the ball in from the wing was an important weapon at major tournaments. "We couldn't be any more happy with the guys at the hospital for arranging this for us, for arranging the ceremony yesterday and for getting Ben through what's been an incredibly tough 6 weeks".
He said: "Hi Ben, I've seen your video and you are an inspiration".
"It's felt like a good holiday we've been on, no boredom at all, (we're) enjoying every moment of it".
Southgate took an inexperienced squad to Russian Federation with an average age of 26 - the third-youngest at the tournament behind NIgeria and France. "We're looking to complete the journey in the right way and hopefully win the World Cup". We get to see our families now and then.
"So to be here and be part of it, to lead this team out makes me so proud".