One fan got all dressed up as a Gareth Southgate lookalike for England’s quarter-final tie with Sweden in Samara on Saturday.
The man was spotted in the stands on the television coverage wearing the current England manager’s usual getup, complete with waistcoat, tie and beard.
Hilarious! #Engswe #Itscominghome Gareth Southgate lookalike in the crowd with England fans Sweden World Cup quarter final. pic.twitter.com/jnMTP0K8v4
— “We The People” (@Sidlaw100) July 7, 2018
England won 2-0 and go into the semi-finals at World Cup Russia 2018.
Neil, seen here explaining himself after the game, is said to be a co-pilot with British Airways:
Met this brilliant @GarethSouthgate lookalike, one of the @england fans. Neil from Surrey and nelly_southgate on Instagram).#Eng pic.twitter.com/zfW1RApBcu
— Jacqui Oatley (@JacquiOatley) July 7, 2018