...term. The deep rooted problems with the England national football team can't be fixed overnight but there a number of small things that can be done straight away to make things somewhat better in the near future.
...all his fault. He did a pretty good job for a tactically limited manager who was extremely restricted by the limited way English football, footballers and top flight managers look down at the Under-21 set up.
…Poland on Tuesday night. After all if he’s going to act the part of McClown he might as well dress the part. Just get the overwhelming sense of deja-vu and that this World Cup qualifying campaign is going the way of Steve McClaren’s doomed single campaign in charge. Uninspiring and lucky with that luck running […]
...Stuart. You didn't really think you'd go on and beat the Germans now did you? England rode their luck to get to the European U21 Championship final but were beaten by a far better German side.
The search for England's new manager can take time but certain things have to be started. But the move to have Shearer take the job has to be stopped now.
England players practiced taking penalties for the Under 21 European Championship and it showed as the scored 12 in the shoot out against the Dutch who won by scoring 13.
Engalnds 0-0 draw in the opening game of the European Under-21 Championship with a missed penalty late on has a familiarty with the way Staurt Pearce's season went.