Get to know “Steve Holland”, Gareth Southgate’s right hand man, in the England national team camp

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  • Steve Holland has played the role of assistant coach for the England national camp for many years.
  • Gareth Southgate has praised the coach as one of the best in England.
  • This assistant coach has previously worked with experienced manager Jose Mourinho.
Get to know "Steve Holland", Gareth Southgate's right hand man, in the England national team camp

Many football fans will have noticed a man who has served as a long-time member of England’s coaching staff in the media. That person is ” Steve Holland ,” Gareth Southgate’s important right-hand man who has worked together for many years.

This 54-year-old assistant coach is considered to be the one who leads. The lion army roars To return to being a nation worth watching again in the latter period. He also has a degree in leading Chelsea to win the Premier League and UEFA Champions League has been accomplished.

Today will take everyone to get to know Gareth Southgate’s talented ” right-hand man”, what this man’s background is and what the England national team coach has trusted him to be with the ทางเข้า ufabet team for many years.

Steve Holland was born in Stockport and played football until he was 21 before retiring due to injury. But he is a determined person even when he is not on the field. He also chose to stay in football and focus on the coaching path. Ready to receive full English Football Association (FA) coaching license training just one year after hanging up the cleats.

A big change in his life came in 1992 when Crewe Alexandra. A well-known academy in English football, appointed him as manager of their U18 team.

Steve Holland was with Crewe Alexandra for 17 years in various roles before he completed his studies. UEFA Pro License and moved to Stoke City, ready to step in as Head of Game Analysis

However, it wasn’t long until he was with the Potters that he caught the attention of London giants Chelsea, who later appointed him head coach of their Under-21 side.

Holland won the Premier League 2 with the Blues under-21 team before being promoted to assistant first-team manager. and got to work with a great manager like Jose Mourinho 

He worked with this veteran coach and was fully absorbed in various sciences before in 2007. The club had a big change. Causing him to work with many coaches such as Rafael Beni. Tez, Antonio Conte or even Guus Hiddink.

Cesc Fabregas, who worked closely with Holland while at Chelsea, revealed to talkSPORT in 2021 that the England assistant coach was a ” tactical genius “.

Fabregas said: “Steve Holland’s meticulous coaching mind is England’s secret weapon.”

“Assistant managers can be underrated when it comes to praising people for their team’s performance, but Steve Holland, on the other hand, is considered England’s best secret weapon.”

Holland began working as an England Under-21 assistant with Gareth Southgate in 2013, where he served alongside Chelsea’s assistant coach.

He remained with England’s youth system until 2016. But when Gareth Southgate was promoted to the first-team following the sacking of Sam Allardyce. He was appointed as the Three Lions’ assistant manager.

After working together as his right-hand man for a long time, Gareth Southgate spoke highly of Holland, saying: “He is the person I trust the most. whose opinions and views about football are consistent with mine. whose value as a person is at a very high level. And his attention to detail in his work can be an example to all coaches at every level.”

“I think he is probably the most successful coach in English football. I can’t think of anyone who has more experience than him at both club and international level.”

“Steve and I have been working together for three years. And he won the Premier League with Chelsea and I can tell you he was very important to the success of the club.”

“I’m not surprised that people hold Steve in high regard. Because it was like at Chelsea when he worked as an assistant to Jose Mourinho, Guus Hiddink and Antonio Conte.

“Without his experience, his methods, his thoughtfulness and the quality of his work, We probably won’t have the path we had in the last five years with the first team and the Under-21s,”