“Look at the number of kids in this England group and there’s no reason why this should not be their time, why it shouldn’t be the start of something massive.
“The likes of Bukayo Saka, who was a surprise choice to even be in the squad, Phil Foden, Jadon Sancho — in football terms they are still babies.
“Jude Bellingham, Declan Rice, Mason Mount, Jack Grealish, Raheem Sterling… these lads will be around for ages.
“There’s Reece James waiting in the wings, there’s Trent Alexander-Arnold and Mason Greenwood who both had to sit out the Euros.
“The future couldn’t be brighter.