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Hoodle calls Foden the “next Gazza”

Tue 24 November 2020 | 10:11

Former England coach believes Man-City player could rise above his England teammates with his outstanding performance.

Phil Foden

could excel

Jack Grealish

and his other fellow countrymen in


, believes Glenn Hoodle. The former international coach is very content with the current players on England’s squad but to him Foden is their biggest asset. The 20-year-old, who has become a prominent player for

Manchester City

, took a more key role on the Blues side after the departure of David Silva.

When Hoodle was asked about who could be the next England star he replied: “We have a few I think."

James Maddison

, Jack Grealish, Phil Foden could be the one who goes ahead of them once he is playing more and more.”

“It comes back to that experience of playing. I think there are goals in Foden as well. Grealish has got good talent, Maddison has as well.

Mason Mount

, what he is doing ahead of say Grealish is playing Champions League football.”

“There is a massive stepping stone between the Premier League and international football, and that is the Champions League. People like Mount and Foden will be getting that experience.”

“There are four players there who have got wonderful talent. Foden is a bit younger than the others and he might be the one in three of four years.”

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source: SportMob