England's wait for silverware goes on following World Cup disappointment, and Graham Hunter feels the time would have been right for the FA to move in a fresh direction...
bet365’s Steve Freeth is joined by our European football expert as the pair dissect England’s future under Gareth Southgate.
There was speculation regarding the future for the Three lions boss, when he refused to confirm whether he would remain at the helm following England’s World Cup quarter-final elimination against France.
However, he has since signalled his intentions of remaining in charge for the 2024 European Championships in Germany, but Graham Hunter argues that the decision should have been taken out of his hands.
He name-checks Manchester City’s Pep Guardiola as the man the FA should have targeted in a bid to turn the blossoming young England stars into serial winners; questioning whether Southgate boasts the credentials and ‘finer details’ needed to land England a first major honour since 1966.
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