Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Sporting ExcitementSporting Excitement

Premier League

England Under-21s ‘to appoint Lee Carsley as new boss’ with ex-Everton star replacing Aidy Boothroyd on two-year deal

, England Under-21s ‘to appoint Lee Carsley as new boss’ with ex-Everton star replacing Aidy Boothroyd on two-year deal

LEE CARSLEY is set to replace Aidy Boothroyd as England Under-21s boss, according to reports.

The former Republic of Ireland international joined the Three Lions setup last year, working with the Under-20s.

Lee Carsley already works within the Three Lions setup
The former midfielder won 40 caps for Ireland

And he is said to have made a big impression on the likes of Gareth Southgate with his methods.

Boothroyd, 50, was sacked from the role after a dismal showing at the Under-21 Euros earlier this year.

And according to the Mail, Carsley has been selected to step into the role.

A midfielder in his playing days, the 47-year-old enjoyed spells with the likes of Everton, Birmingham City and Blackburn Rovers.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

He also earned 40 caps for the Republic of Ireland.

Since retiring in 2011, Carsley has held numerous coaching roles with Coventry, Brentford, Manchester City and Birmingham.

He has now signed a two-year deal with the FA.

England Under-19s coach Justin Cochrane and Sol Campbell were also interviewed for the position.

COMPETITION: WIN ONE OF FOUR SUPERCARS OR A DREAM CAR AND £100k IN CASH

But Carsley has won the race.

His first game in charge will be against Romania on September 3.

Carsley’s first task will be to guide the Young Lions into the 2023 Under-21 European Championships.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

, England Under-21s ‘to appoint Lee Carsley as new boss’ with ex-Everton star replacing Aidy Boothroyd on two-year deal Read our Football live blog for the very latest news from around the grounds

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.
Advertisement
Advertisement

Latest

Premier League

Deulofeu's Career in Jeopardy Former Barcelona and Everton player Gerard Deulofeu, currently with Serie A side Udinese, expressed concerns about his future in football...

Premier League

Sleepless Nights for Jackson NICOLAS JACKSON goes to bed watching video nasties of his Chelsea howlers. Despite missing 14 'big chances' in the Premier...

Premier League

Raheem Sterling's Record-Breaking Stint at Chelsea Raheem Sterling is set to make history as he targets a record-breaking sixth Carabao Cup win, facing his...

Boxing

Emerging Talent With a 19-0 record, 24-year-old Hamzah Sheeraz is proving to be a rising star in British boxing. Following in the footsteps of...

Formula 1

F1 star Kevin Magnussen expressed frustration during day two of pre-season testing as Formula 1 drivers raced in Bahrain ahead of the 2024 season....

Boxing

Ngannou's MMA Comeback Confirmed Francis Ngannou is making a return to MMA, ensuring his next opponent scores big in the payday department. After a...

Advertisement
Advertisement

Facebook

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement