10 years and
THE good news is the FA reckon their brand new £105m training complex will turn England into world-beaters again.
But the bad news is that we’ll have to wait another TEN YEARS for it to start happening!
The long-awaited St George’s Park complex got the Royal seal of approval yesterday when Wills and Kate turned up for the official opening.
All England teams will now be based at the Staffordshire centre of excellence.
And director of football Sir Trevor Brooking is convinced it is the key to making the next crop of England youngsters as skilful – and as successful – as current world champs Spain. The only down side is that
ROYAL SEAL OF APPROVAL: Wills and
Kate mingle with the England lads
WORDS OF WISDOM: Hodgson spells out his masterplan to Ryan Shawcross and Ashley Cole