By Sami Mokbel for the Daily Mail
Published: 22:38 BST, 4 June 2019 | Updated: 22:56 BST, 4 June 2019
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 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.