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Phil Neville a candidate for England women head coach role

Former Manchester United and England full-back Phil Neville is a contender to take over as England women’s boss. Mo Marley has been in temporary charge since Mark Sampson was sacked following evidence of “inappropriate behaviour” in a previous role in September. But Neville, who has previously coached with Manchester United, Valencia and England Under-21s, would represent a surprise appointment. England are ranked third in the world, with the 2019 World Cup due in France. The Football Association (FA) had planned to appoint a new head coach by the end of…

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Aldi stabbing murder case: Neville Hord in court

A man accused of stabbing an Aldi supermarket worker to death has appeared in court and been remanded in custody. Jodie Willsher, 30, was pronounced dead at the store in Skipton, North Yorkshire, on 21 December. Neville Hord, 44, spoke only to confirm his full name, date of birth and British nationality during a short hearing at Leeds Crown Court. He was remanded in custody to appear at Bradford Crown Court on 26 January. More stories from Yorkshire Mother-of-one Mrs Willsher suffered multiple injuries and died at the supermarket on…

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Aldi stabbing: Jodie Willsher murder-accused Neville Hord in court

The man accused of stabbing an Aldi supermarket worker to death is due in court charged with her murder. Neville Hord, 44, is accused of attacking Jodie Willsher, 30, as she worked at the store in Skipton, North Yorkshire. Mother-of-one Mrs Willsher sustained multiple injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene on Thursday. Mr Hord will appear at York Magistrates’ Court later, North Yorkshire Police said. The force has also appealed for a member of the public who intervened in the attack to contact them. ‘Sustained struggle’ Officers said…

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Why Unsworth would be 'perfect match' for Everton job – Phil Neville

I would love to see David Unsworth get the Everton job on a permanent basis and it riles me when I see him described as not having enough experience. Unsworth has done the hard yards as a coach and has done a fantastic job with the Everton Under-23 side, where he has done everything that was asked of him. He won the Premier League 2 title with them last season and has also produced a lot of the young players that are now playing for the Everton first team. The…

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Everton: Phil Neville interested in manager's job after Ronald Koeman's sacking

Phil Neville is interested in the vacant managerial position at his former club Everton, BBC Sport understands. The Merseyside club sacked Ronald Koeman on Monday after their loss at Arsenal left them in the Premier League relegation zone. Ex-England international Neville, 40, made more than 250 appearances for Everton in eight years at the club. He was previously assistant manager at La Liga side Valencia. Everton confirmed on Tuesday that Under-23 manager David Unsworth will take temporary charge of the club, starting with Wednesday’s Carabou Cup tie against Chelsea. Analysis:…

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The tide has turned – English clubs are back in Europe, says Neville

English clubs are “narrowing the gap” on Europe’s elite in the Champions League, says ex-Manchester United defender Phil Neville. All five Premier League teams are unbeaten and sit top of their groups after three games played. “It’s not too early to say the tide is changing. The performances alone are saying that,” Neville said on BBC Radio 5 live. “We could get two or three clubs into the quarters or semi-finals.” Where do English teams sit? Having provided just four Champions League quarter-finalists in the past five seasons, England’s five…

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‘It’s my dream to face Neville in WWE’ says Pete Dunne

He’s already had a match of the year contender in 2017 with his bruising battle with Tyler Bate at NXT TakeOver, but WWE UK Champion Peter Dunne has his sights set on another WWE Champion. The UK’s ‘Bruiserweight’ has admitted to Gorilla Position that one of his dream matches right now would be to face current Cruiserweight Champion Neville, in what would a mouth-watering prospect for both the WWE Universe and long term fans of the UK scene. However before Pete can look towards being the man that dethrones the…

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