Print Edition - 2018-06-16  |  Sports Digest

Butcher named P’pines coach

MANILA

Jun 16, 2018-Ex-England captain Terry Butcher has been named as the new head coach of the Philippines as the Azkals prepare to make their Asian Cup debut early next year. The former defender, who played in three World Cups, replaces former USA captain Thomas Dooley, whose four-year reign ended on March 18. A post on the team’s Facebook page hailed the appointment of Butcher as well as Sheffield-born Scott Cooper, who was named as senior football 

advisor. (AFP)

Published: 16-06-2018 10:19

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