Phil Neville a candidate for England women head coach role

Phil Neville

Former Manchester United and England full-back Phil Neville is a contender to take over as England ladies’s boss.

Mo Marley has been in short-term cost since Mark Sampson was sacked following proof of “inappropriate behaviour” in a earlier position in September.

However Neville, who has beforehand coached with Manchester United, Valencia and England Below-21s, would characterize a shock appointment.

England are ranked third on this planet, with the 2019 World Cup due in France.

The Soccer Affiliation (FA) had deliberate to nominate a brand new head coach by the tip of 2017, nevertheless a number of potential appointments dropped out of the operating.

Emma Hayes mentioned she needed to remain as Chelsea boss whereas former Arsenal coach Laura Harvey and Canada supervisor John Herdman moved to new roles.

Rumours of 40-year-old Neville’s curiosity have been circulating across the England camp, in response to Chelsea defender Claire Rafferty.

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Below Sampson, England reached the Euro 2017 semi-finals, finally dropping to winners the Netherlands, they usually additionally completed third on the 2015 World Cup – their finest end on the event.

FA chief government Martin Glenn mentioned: “We completely need to get the correct particular person. We now have acquired nice ambitions for the ladies’s workforce.

“We imagine we are able to win the World Cup so we’ve got to get the correct particular person with the correct set of abilities.

“We’re fortunate we’ve got had an important interim in Mo Marley, in order that has allowed us to spend that bit extra time to verify we’re assessing the entire expertise internationally.”

Revealed at Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:30:39 +0000