England soccer supervisor Gareth Southgate has turn into the most recent star to go on a mission into the wilderness with TV motion man Bear Grylls.
Grylls shall be seen testing the seemingly unflappable England boss on his “composure and poise beneath stress” in an ITV particular.
Southgate took the “final problem” on “a number of the nation’s most rugged, unspoilt moorlands”, ITV stated.
Bear’s Mission with Gareth Southgate shall be screened within the coming months.
Grylls described Southgate as a “nationwide hero” after taking England to the World Cup semi-finals this summer season.
“Gareth’s proven unbelievable power in his life changing into England supervisor and our mission collectively actually challenged him on so many ranges,” he stated.
“The wild all the time rewards dedication and braveness, and Gareth has each of those qualities in spades.”
Southgate stated he had accepted the problem after going with the England squad to the Royal Marines Commando Coaching Centre for a weekend of navy coaching earlier than the World Cup.
“It was massively helpful for the staff and one thing I used to be eager to repeat,” he stated.
“Bear’s mission has not upset by presenting me with some nice bodily and psychological challenges over the previous few days.”
No broadcast date has but been introduced but for the hour-long present.
Southgate follows within the footsteps of Warwick Davis, Rob Brydon and Anthony Joshua, who’ve all appeared on Bear’s Mission With… for ITV.
In Bear’s US present Operating Wild With Bear Grylls, Barack Obama, Kate Winslet and Roger Federer have been among the many stars he put to the check.