He said: "Hi Ben, I've seen your video and you are an inspiration".
England have been far more reliant on set-play strategy than fellow semi-finalists Belgium and France, who have struck three goals each from them, while their next opponents Croatia have scored from only one set piece and one penalty.
However, it is England that are now the second favourite team to win the World Cup this year and as such that match is possibly going to go the way of an England win if you look at the way that Croatia did have to battle when they beat Russian Federation yesterday!
Maguire has gone on to star for England at the World Cup and headed the opening goal in the quarter-final clash against Sweden. But it would be a shame to be in Russian Federation for a couple of weeks and not get a chance to come to Moscow so we intend to stay there for the very last game. "As a group we're really together and the spirit is really good".
Ben's father also told the news source that his son "really liked football before he got ill and has suddenly gone England insane in the last couple of weeks, so much so that "England" and "Harry Kane" are some of the first words he learned to say again as his speech came back". "It's just little stuff to maybe give us an edge".
"No-one wants to go home. We are one step closer to what is the biggest game in football as a professional".
However, ex-England and Manchester United pair David Beckham and Gary Neville have voiced their support for the 23-year-old and Dalic also rates him highly. Soon we will know what is the situation with our players that had some minor problems with injuries in the game on Saturday night.
"Somebody asked me to take a look at him and I thought he was a decent player", Keown said.
"We're looking forward to finishing strong and whatever happens we can say we're proud of each other", said Kane. "As a camp we're really happy and we're taking that performance off the pitch, onto the field".