The fact he feels no real affinity for his father is reflected in his decision to his forename on the back of his shirt.
"We always have to manage every situation as well as we possibly can, but things only become a distraction if we allow them to", Southgate told a news conference.
Thankfully Ross Barkley wasn't also on the pitch for his ultimate betrayal towards the West African country, where his grandfather is from.
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Jordan Pickford started against the Super Eagles, with Jack Butland likely to be next in line, but Southgate says there is still all to play for.
Sterling's attitude and work-rate can not be questioned and he will be a key figure in Southgate's World Cup line-up - but the cutting edge needs to return before the serious action gets under way in Russian Federation.
Cahill was making his first England appearance since October after his late-season return to form with Chelsea convinced Southgate to recall the centre-back.
Nigeria scored early in the second half in part thanks to England dropping back, and Wright said that was a "worrying" sign heading into the finals in Russian Federation. "In general we can improve, we have to learn from that five-six minute spell, because that could be enough to put you out in a tournament, but we were definitely more of a threat on goal than in previous matches". Victor Moses was the last to arrive camp and he has had just one training session with us and will have another today (Friday).
While England were good in the first-half, Nigeria looked much better after the break.
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In the end, neither side could carve out another clear-cut opening as the clash ended 2-1 in favour of England. What is more important is how well they gel as a team and how confidently they get to grips with the tournament.
England play Costa Rica at Elland Road on Thursday before flying out to Russian Federation, where Tunisia, Panama and Belgium await in Group G.
Gareth Southgate was pleased with his side's performance, but admitted his side did struggle when Nigeria switched tactics.
Wow! You must really want to see the England game to stay up this late/get up this early in Australia.
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