Phil Foden has revealed his England teammates have promised to copy the Romania squad of 1998 by dyeing their hair blond like him – in the event that they win Euro 2020!
The Manchester City midfielder needn’t have donned the peroxide ‘do with the intention to achieve worldwide acclaim after his sensational season underneath Pep Guardiola.
Nonetheless, members of the media and followers couldn’t assist however make comparisons with Paul Gascoigne because the 21-year-old arrived at St George’s Park earlier than Euro 2020 together with his eye-catching new Barnet.
Foden is a mercurial expertise, very similar to hero of Euro ’96 Gazza, who will all the time appeal to consideration for his antics on the pitch.
Chatting with talkSPORT earlier than an important Group D recreation with the Czech Republic on Tuesday, Foden revealed his teammates might also get some further consideration if they will turn into the primary England facet to win a significant event since 1966 by collectively dyeing their hair blond, with the all-important pores and skin fade after all.
He stated: “You realize what I stated; if we win it, I advised the group they needed to get the identical haircut as me!
“All of them agreed so hopefully, if we win it, you will notice everybody with the identical haircut.
“I believe Romania did it didn’t they the place all of them had the identical haircut so if we gained it, I might make everybody get the identical haircut.”
Foden has earned comparisons to among the greatest English midfielders in historical past attributable to his distinctive technical capacity and pure aim scoring contact.
When requested who impressed him rising up, the Man City midfielder was unequivocal in his response.
“I loved clearly Jack Wilshere, on the time,” he added.
“I really like Frank Lampard and the way he arrived and he scored, he was all the time in the precise place on the proper time.
“I loved so many gamers and it’s laborious to call only one.”