Jonathan Woodgate: Middlesbrough set to appoint former defender as new manager

Middlesbrough are set to name their ex-defender Jonathan Woodgate as manager following the exit of previous boss Tony Pulis, reports BBC Tees Sport.

Woodgate, 39, was part of the coaching set-up under Pulis but has never been a manager before.

It has been reported that Steve Round and Robbie Keane, Woodgate's ex-Leeds team-mate, have held talks about working alongside him at Boro.

Pulis left Boro in May after they failed to reach the play-offs.

The former Leeds,...
source: BBC Leeds

2019-06-12 13:38
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