Phil Neville immediately says it as a football coach for the English football players. 43-year-old Neville, former player of Manchester United and Everton and 59-fold English international, reportedly joined Inter Miami. That‘s the club of former teammate David Beckham.
The English Federation FA will appoint an interim coach to accompany the women’s team in the coming months. Among other things, the Olympic Games in Tokyo are on the programme.
No Wiegman yet
After the Games, Sarina Wiegman, who has had Dutch women under her care since the beginning of 2017, becomes the national coach of England. The 51-year-old Wiegman was appointed by the FA last summer. It is not in line with expectations that she will begin her new job sooner.
England won the semi-finals at the last World Cup in 2019 in France. The team was knocked by the United States, who was also the boss of Orange in the final.