The football Association of England (FA) has approved Gareth Southgate as head coach of the national team of the country, informs a press-service of the organization.
With a specialist, who was previously acting head coach of the English team, signed a full contract for a period of four years until the completion of the 2020 European championship. According to media reports, the salary of the coach will be 1.3 million pounds a year.
“I’m proud to be head coach, but understand that to work is just the beginning. Now I want to keep my business successful. I will make every effort to give the country team, which she will be proud of,” said the coach.
In this post, Southgate was replaced by 61-year-old Sam Allardyce, who left the team in September in connection with the corruption scandal that erupted after the journalistic investigation.
Southgate began his coaching career in the English “Middlesbrough” in 2006, where he worked until 2009. From 2013 to 2016 he led the youth national team of England.