Football Association names Sam Allardyce England Manager

  • 61-year-old Sam Allardyce has been appointed as the manager of England Football team after vacuum was created following Roy Hodgson’s resignation. Roy quit after England was defeated by Iceland in Euro 2016, thereby England failing to enter last 16. Sam Allardyce told media that he is honored to become the England manager and his first game in charge will be a friendly match on September 1, 2016, against a still unnamed opponent. He went on to call the England Manager’s post “best job in English football”.