He praised an "organised" and "speedy" England and said they would present an even stiffer test than Belgium, the top ranked team in the group, who beat the Central Americans 3-0.
In the build-up to the Group C clash, photographs emerged of England assistant coach Steve Holland holding a sheet of paper with the apparent line-up on it.
All the built up criticism from a frustrating second half disappeared in the roars of jubilation as England grabbed a deserved win against Tunisia, a victory that has set them on their way towards qualification from Group G.
"This morning he followed the exact programme we had planned", Southgate said.
"Certainly as staff at the FA, I felt much more part of it and much more connected. There is only one ball on the pitch and we're going to fight for it".
"We need to be able to play to our full potential rather than being reactive to the opposition's strength", coach Akira Nishino said. We just knocked it on the head. "They might want to frustrate us or make people angry, but we've got to keep our cool and keep calm".
Panama will know they cannot go head to head with England in terms of quality, but they will quite happily make the game a dog fight.
"Emails were exchanged, and Dan asked for some clarity and we were happy with the responses".
The temperature is expected to hit 30 C (86 F) for the game, which should suit the Panamanians better than England.
A place in the last 16 will be close, but not certain.
It promises to be interesting as England take on Panama.
England may not be world-beaters, but they should certainly have enough to see off Los Canaleros, who came through CONCACAF qualifying with a negative goal difference after winning just three of their 10 matches in the Hexagonal. It's more around the flow of the day, leave maximum time for physical recovery.
Unlike Panama, England chose not to train at the stadium on Saturday, preferring to have a session at their own camp earlier in the day before flying to the match venue.
Back to the task in hand, Crawford insisted the country needed to remain firmly behind the team, adding: "We've seen big rivals Germany and Argentina struggle in their opening matches". That's been a theme right the way throughout.
It played at the ODI World Cup for the first time in 2015 and has already qualified for next year's championship in England . India will field an under-strength side in the one-off test as they have one eye fixed on the long worldwide schedule ahead.
If the film collects Rs 280 crore more then it will secure a position on the list of 2018's commercial hit films. Yesterday, the Karnataka High Court had asked the state to provide security to the theatres screening the film.
Mohamed Salah is facing an early exit from the World Cup after Egypt lost their second consecutive Group A game on Tuesday night. It will be scant consolation for the Egyptian King, however, as his talents are deserving of much more on the global stage.
He said: "We weren't able to impose our usual way of playing, our attacking and passing was not effective". Germany are the Confederations Cup champions, and had a fantastic season in the World Cup Qualifiers.
The ceremony saw the royals come out in full attendance barring the absence of Prince Philip and the youngest royal Prince Louis . The official royal tour will be a rite of passage for royal newcomer Meghan, 36, as she settles into married life with Harry, 33.
Neymar has sparked concern in Brazil after he was seen limping out of training ahead the side's World Cup clash with Costa Rica . But they have not beaten Germany in three attempts at various World Cups.
Kim had tripped Claesson , though, and the converted penalty was enough to give Sweden its first World Cup victory since 2006. It wasn't a flowing performance from Sweden , but securing the win will come as a huge relief to Andersson and his team.
Theresa May was today urged to defy her DUP backers and to decriminalise abortion in Northern Ireland. But that decision was overturned in June past year by three of Northern Ireland's most senior judges.
Iran is usually not part of the committee, which includes Russia, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Oman, Kuwait, Algeria and Venezuela. Oil prices surged almost 75 percent, touching $80 a barrel, after OPEC and allies agreed to cut production in late 2016.
The FBI obtained a warrant nine days before the presidential election to review those emails, found on the laptop of former Rep. He also quoted lawyer and Fox News talking head Mark Levin, who said " Donald Trump was 100% right to fire James Comey ".
Cuba said it sent investigators to the home who found no potential source of a sound and were not granted access to the official. The symptoms are similar to those exhibited by USA personnel in Cuba after they heard unusual noises in an apparent sonic attack.
Australia, Denmark draw 1-1
If the referee gives a crappy decision against you, you used to always say "you'll get that one back". Australia could face being eliminated if they lose to Denmark and France win against Peru later on.
Pakistan to celebrate Eidul Fitr on Saturday
The observance begins the morning after the crescent moon is visibly sighted, marking the beginning of the new month. The moon sighting committee under the Islamic Foundation decides when Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated in Bangladesh.
Cohen Seeks to Silence Avenatti
Avenatti went to social media to decry the attempt to take away his spotlight, tweeting: "We just learned that Mr. Avenatti's actions are mainly driven by his seemingly unquenchable thirst for publicity, ' it added.
Meghan Markle Calls Prince Harry the "Best Husband Ever"
Their first stop was the opening of the Mersey Gateway Bridge, including watching a performance by school children. You may have noticed that she was standing behind her sister-in-law , the Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton .
Kim Jong-un knows denuclearization must be 'quick' - Pompeo
They may also discuss efforts to recover the remains of soldiers missing and presumed dead from the 1950-53 Korean War. The two clasped hands for a long while Tuesday as they posed for photos in front of a row of US and North Korean flags.
Vienna possible venue for Trump-Putin summit
This marks Trump's second summit of the G7, an informal gathering that meets every year under a rotating chairmanship. President Donald Trump arrives for the G7 Summit , Friday, June 8, 2018, in Canadian Forces Base Bagotville, Canada.
ZTE fined $1 billion
If you'll recall, last month ZTE was handed an export ban as the result of not following the terms of a court case years ago. The Chinese Commerce Ministry said Thursday that some progress was made in talks that ended last weekend.