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Powell calls for female coach to replace departing Neville

Jun 01, 2020 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

Former England women's manager Hope Powell said she was disappointed but not surprised by Phil Neville's admission that he always planned to exit England for club football, adding she hoped his successor would be female.

Neville, who will leave the England job when his contract expires in July 2021, has said that his "plan was always just to go for the three years and then get into [a] day-to-day running of a club job".

He did not say if this would be in the male or female game, but ...