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Lee Carsley to replace Aidy Boothroyd as England Under-21 manager

Former Everton midfielder Lee Carsley is set to replace Aidy Boothroyd as head coach of England's Under-21s. The Under-21 side have been without a permanent manager since April, after a poor showing at the European Championships led to Boothroyd stepping down. It's a significant role, and there had been plenty of speculation over who the next boss would be.
The Guardian

Aidy Boothroyd to leave FA after second early England Under-21 finals exit

Aidy Boothroyd is to leave his role with the Football Association when his contract expires this summer after failing to guide England’s Under-21s beyond the group stage of the European championship for a second successive tournament. England’s early exit from Euro 2021 was confirmed last month when a stoppage-time concession...

Next England Under-21 manager: Who are the contenders to replace Aidy Boothroyd?

England are looking for a new England Under-21s manager after it was confirmed Aidy Boothroyd would be stepping down from the position.Boothroyd’s future had been in doubt ever since the Young Lions’ disappointing early exit from Euro 2021 with his contract due to expire in the summer.He guided the side to three European Championships - reaching the semi-finals in 2017 - after succeeding Gareth Southgate in 2016.“It’s been the greatest privilege to represent the FA and lead England teams into high-profile tournaments,” he said upon the announcement.“While we didn’t finish in the way we wanted, I’m very proud to...

Aidy Boothroyd: FA confirm England U21s manager will leave role

The Football Association has confirmed that Aidy Boothroyd will leave his role as England U21s manager. Boothroyd’s contract was set to expire this summer but the FA announced that the former Watford manager will call time early on his tenure after England’s dismal display at the U21 European Championships. The Young Lions were eliminated in the group stage, despite boasting a squad including a wealth of Premier League prospects, such as Callum Hudson-Odoi, Eberechi Eze, Emile Smith Rowe and Curtis Jones, after defeats against Switzerland and Portugal. In the wake of those defeats, with Boothroyd’s position under considerable threat, the...

Aidy Boothroyd leaves England Under-21 role after Euro 2021 exit

Aidy Boothroyd is leaving his role as England Under-21 manager, the Football Association has announced. The 50-year-old’s future had been in doubt after the Young Lions’ early exit from Euro 2021 and his contract was due to expire in the summer. Boothroyd guided the Young Lions to three European Championships...
The Independent

Aidy Boothroyd: Aaron Ramsdale throws support behind under-fire England U21s boss

Aaron Ramsdale has backed under-fire England Under-21s boss Aidy Boothroyd. The Sheffield United goalkeeper insists the players should take the blame after the Young Lions crashed out of Euro 2021, despite a 2-1 win over Croatia on Wednesday. Ramsdale was beaten by Domagoj Bradaric’s stoppage-time stunner just as England looked...

Roy Hodgson expresses sympathy for Aidy Boothroyd after Young Lions’ Euros exit

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has sympathy for England Under-21s boss Aidy Boothroyd after the Young Lions suffered an early exit at Euro 2021. A goal from Eagles playmaker Ebere Eze was not enough as Boothroyd’s side were denied a place in the second phase of the tournament this summer due to goal difference despite a 2-1 win over Croatia in Koper.

Aidy Boothroyd says England Under-21s manager's job is 'utterly impossible'

England Under-21 manager Aidy Boothroyd believes it is not possible to succeed in the role, as his side face a second successive group-stage exit from the European Championship. Defeats against Switzerland and Portugal mean England must beat Croatia to have any chance of reaching this summer's quarter-finals. "The England senior...