England Women head coach Sarina Wiegman says she has not signed a brand new deal, however has had good conversations with the FA about her future.Wiegman led England to Euros glory – having gained the earlier instalment in her final job answerable for the Netherlands – and stories had advised there was already an settlement over new phrases.
But she has sought to pour chilly water on these claims whereas talking positively about her relationship with the squad and the FA.”I already have a contract till 2025 and we have had good conversations,” stated Wiegman forward of Tuesday’s pleasant towards the Czech Republic in Brighton.
“I really feel very valued, we’re in a good place. But soccer can go in a short time, we have a pair extra tournaments collectively till that point so it’s extremely snug for the time being.
“We are all blissful – I’m blissful, group is blissful, FA is blissful – and I simply hope we hold it that manner.”
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England are at the moment ranked fourth on this planet rankings, however have crushed the three groups forward of them – USA (1), Germany (2) and Sweden (3) – for the reason that begin of the summer season following Friday’s 2-1 win over the Americans at Wembley.
Wiegman says England have extra to show earlier than they’ll lay declare to being the very best and pointed to the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand in the summertime because the litmus take a look at of their high quality.”We have 10 months to go, we’re in a good place I feel we’re enhancing and we have to do to that to do actually good on the World Cup,” stated Wiegman.”We are enhancing our sport on a regular basis, I feel we constructed some confidence on the Euros too.”It helps too once you beat the USA, we noticed some good issues however we additionally noticed some issues we have to enhance, which may be very thrilling too.”Bronze: a hundredth cap is unimaginable achievement
Lucy Bronze is to make her a hundredth cap towards the Czech Republic
England’s Lucy Bronze will earn her a hundredth cap towards the Czech Republic on Tuesday evening in Brighton, Wiegman has confirmed.The Barcelona full-back, although, is taking it in her stride and stated: “I suppose I’m not that sentimental”.”It is clearly an enormous achievement, however once more I feel it’s like all achievement I’ve had in my profession, and I’ll look again on when I’m retired and suppose, ‘Oh, that was wonderful’,” stated the 30-year-old.”Once I’ve acquired 100, I’ll need 101, 102 and simply conserving going. It’ll be a pleasant event and a pleasant landmark to have hit, but it surely’s not one thing that after I began enjoying for England I had that aim of 100 caps.”To have made it’s fairly unimaginable, I feel I’m the primary and just one from my era so that’s fairly particular for me.”She added: “My brother is coming to Brighton all the way in which from Sheffield along with his household as a result of earlier than the Euros I used to be a bit sick and I missed the Switzerland sport.”My niece – his daughter – made me sick, so now he is like, ‘We have to return all the way in which to Brighton to observe your a hundredth cap as a result of it ought to’ve been at Wembley, as a result of we acquired you sick earlier than the Euros’, so I used to be like ‘OK’.”