Newcastle assistant Graeme Jones will be part of the England teaching set-up for Euro 2020 this summer season.
The skilled 51-year-old will hyperlink up with the Three Lions once they start preparations on Saturday and stick with the squad at some point of the event.
Jones is highly-regarded on this planet of soccer, significantly at Newcastle, the place his arrival in January sparked an upturn in kind – and it’s understood he’ll proceed within the function subsequent season.
The previous Luton boss additionally achieved success alongside Roberto Martinez at Swansea, Wigan and the Belgium nationwide group, giving him expertise at a serious event.
Asserting the information alongside along with his 33-man provisional squad, England boss Gareth Southgate mentioned: “I must thank Steve Bruce and (Newcastle managing director) Lee Charnley for his or her assist letting us work with Graeme.
“They’ve been extremely supportive and I’m very appreciative of that.”
Jones replaces Allan Russell, who was working as a putting coach earlier than stepping down in Could on account of circumstances surrounding a highway visitors accident.
Southgate added: “We received’t make a like-for-like substitute in that kind or space however I’m upset for Allan and the state of affairs that has occurred.
“However we’re happy to carry Graeme Jones in, who is clearly working with Newcastle in the meanwhile. He has obtained implausible experiences of working with Roberto Martinez as an assistant supervisor.
“So I’m actually happy with Steve Holland, with Graeme and with Martyn Margetson in there, who has been to semi-finals with us and with Wales, and Chris Powell. We’ve obtained a very robust teaching group and we’re actually wanting ahead to the problem.”
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