Gareth Southgate launches new book 'Anything is Possible'

Gareth Southgate launches new book ‘Anything is Possible’ – which he wrote during lockdown – to inspire youngsters to follow their dreams after he went ‘from a skinny, introverted teenager to the England manager’

  • Gareth Southgate wrote a book in conjunction with the Prince’s Trust
  • It was written during the first lockdown this year and comes out on November 26
  • Prince Charles has written the foreword to the forthcoming publication 

England manager Gareth Southgate has set his sights on the Christmas No 1 after launching his new book Anything Is Possible.

The Three Lions boss wrote the book – in conjunction with the Prince’s Trust – during the first lockdown earlier this year and it will be launched on November 26.

Prince Charles has written the foreword to the book, which Southgate hopes will inspire young people to follow their dreams.

England boss Gareth Southgate has launched a new book he wrote during lockdown

Southgate has worked with the Prince’s Trust for 15 years, and when he started as England senior manager he helped design their ‘Future Leaders’ course.

‘Anything is Possible’ comes out on November 26

It is understood that Southgate will be giving any profits from the book to the Prince’s Trust.

Southgate said: ‘When working with England, we try to take an approach that focuses on what we might achieve, instead of worrying about what might go wrong.

‘When you’re a young person, the world is a complicated place and those clear goals can be clouded by doubt, anxiety and a lack of self-belief.

‘If I can go from a skinny, introverted teenager who was told he wouldn’t make it as a player to someone who played and managed his country then I’m clear that “anything is possible”.

‘By sharing some of the experiences and lessons from the highs (and lows) of my career, I hope to be able to help young people to prepare for the journey ahead of them. I’ve had great fun working on the book and I hope that the young readers – and the older ones – enjoy it’

Southgate hopes the forthcoming publication will inspire young people to follow their dreams




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