He and the players have been working hard ever since on reconnecting both on and off the pitch, but he knows the process will only be completed if they can win in Moscow and reach the last eight, the generally accepted minimum requirement at this tournament.
England have been practising penalties since March.
"I think it's very important at times like this, that players who are family-orientated are supported by us".
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Every morning, their shop would open by 6, but when it didn't till 7.30 today, a neighbour went to check on the family. Indian TV channels broadcast interviews with neighbours who said the family did not have any discord among themselves.
"That hasn't always happened for us as much as for (his) club up to this point but there is no doubt he has the ability and the techniques to do that". "Everyone thought I was going to play today because I wanted the golden boot", he said, "but there's a bigger picture, a bigger priority and that's to go as far as we can and that's what we have to focus on".
England's last win in a tournament knockout game was 12 years ago when they beat Ecuador 1-0 in the World Cup in Germany but then lost the next game on a penalty shootout to Portugal. "We have been enjoying it so far".
Retailer Marks & Spencer, which supplies the England team's official World Cup suit, said sales were up 35% "across all our waistcoats".
Colombia's leading player, James Rodriguez, remains an injury doubt for Tuesday's fixture, and the 32-year-old Sanchez said: "If there is not James there is another one who can make a difference".
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GARETH SOUTHGATE reckons England have come a long way in a short space of time and hopes to provide fans with plenty more excitement at this World Cup.
Statistics suggest that players have an 89 percent chance of scoring if the team's last two shootouts have been successful.
Pressure got the better of them at Euro 2016, but Southgate has helped shape the mentality of a group facing what the manager calls England's biggest match in a decade. In spot-kicks awarded during games, he has saved only three out of 38 and one in his last 15.
Rashford said he would be willing to put his hand up, as did Dele Alli when he was asked on Saturday.
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Whatever happens to other teams is interesting for other people - people who analyse the results - but we're not interested. Euro 2016 winners Portugal take on 2010 World Cup fourth-placed side Uruguay in the last 16 of the tournament on Saturday.
"I will be talking a lot with him between now and the game - and we will have a plan". "We have to approach every game like we're playing the best team in the world", he said.