Bloody shot of the sulphurous coach of England's women's team. On Saturday, in a friendly against Germany, the Three Lionesses (still) lost (1-2) in the Wembley Stadium at home in front of more than 77,000 spectators.
Fourth in the last World Cup, the players of Phil Neville have since won only one of their seven games played. Faced with the Germans, it was the defeat too much for their coach.
"We're not going to hide, a win in seven games, it's totally unacceptable," Neville annoyed. We can talk about the fallout of the big emotions felt, fatigue, everything that happened during the World Cup. But we are in November and that becomes an excuse and we have no excuse. "
Phil Neville feels the #Lionesses have gone backwards.
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Before tempering … and recognize his share of responsibility. "I choose the team," he said. It is me who puts the tactics in place and who trains them, who speaks to them and communicates with them. The results were not good enough, which means that I have not been enough. We have to do something about it very quickly. "
Neville and her players will soon have the opportunity to see if the lyrics have had an effect, since the Lionesses will play Tuesday against the Czech Republic.