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Gareth Southgate urges England stars to make history as Three Lions prepare for Nations League finals Gareth Southgate has demanded that England seize their opportunity this week The Three Lions can win their first competitive trophy since 1966 in Portugal England face Holland in the semi-finals of the Nations League on Thursday Southgate also stressed the importance of maintaining strong team spirit 

By Sami Mokbel for the Daily Mail

Published: 22:38 BST, 4 June 2019 | Updated: 22:56 BST, 4 June 2019

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Gareth Southgate has issued a impassioned rallying cry to his England players by urging them to make history this week.

The England squad arrive in Portugal Wednesday ahead of their UEFA Nations League semi-final against Holland in Guimaraes on Thursday.

And Southgate has demanded his players seize the opportunity of winning England's first competitive trophy since the World Cup in 1966 and start their own legacy of success.

Gareth Southgate has demanded that his England stars seize the opportunity this week

The Three Lions can win their first competitive trophy since the 1966 World Cup in Portugal

The Three Lions can win their first competitive trophy since the 1966 World Cup in Portugal

The national team boss has held a number of one-on-one meetings with his players and addressed the team collectively at their St George's Park base.

The England boss, despite this being the Nations League's inaugural year, has stressed to his players that the tournament should be viewed as a serious trophy.

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