Previous
Southampton
Norwich City
3
0
FT
Game Details
Swansea City
Manchester United
2
1
FT
Game Details
Seattle Sounders FC
Portland Timbers
2
1
FT
Game Details
Sevilla FC
Atletico Madrid
0
3
FT
Game Details
Borussia Dortmund
Hertha Berlin
3
1
FT
Game Details
AS Roma
Juventus
2
1
FT
Game Details
AS Monaco
Paris Saint-Germain
0
3
FT
Game Details
Next

LIVE: Man United making moves

Transfer Talk
Read

Marseille sign ex-Porto centre-back Rolando

Transfers
Read

Tadic regains swagger

Southampton
Read

WBA lack creativity

West Bromwich Albion
Read

Hodgson unveiled as England boss

The Football Association has confirmed Roy Hodgson as England's new manager on a four-year contract.

• Hodgson calls for backing
• Redknapp: Motivation key for Hodgson

Hodgson, 64, has been in talks with the FA since Monday after West Brom granted their coach permission to hold discussions over the England position.

The former Liverpool boss emerged as the FA's sole target for the position on Sunday, with Hodgson previously open about his willingness to manage his country should the opportunity arise.

Tottenham's Harry Redknapp had been considered the favourite for the role, but the FA targeted Hodgson due to his international experience, as he has overseen positions with Finland, Switzerland and United Arab Emirates.

Stuart Pearce had been in caretaker charge of the country following Fabio Capello's departure in February, with the Under-21 coach taking the reins for England's 3-2 friendly loss against Netherlands in March.

Hodgson will now begin his preparations for England's Euro 2012 campaign - where they face Ukraine, Sweden and France in Group D - ahead of friendly matches versus Norway and Belgium.

He will remain in charge of West Brom for their final two Premier League matches of the season, against Bolton and Arsenal, before being released from his contract at the Hawthorns.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.