Middlesbrough are set to name their ex-defender Jonathan Woodgate as supervisor following the exit of earlier boss Tony Pulis, studies BBC Tees Sport.
Woodgate, 39, was a component of the teaching set-up underneath Pulis however has by no means been a supervisor earlier than.
Coach Steve spherical may even be anticipated to rejoin the Championship side to work as Woodgate’s assistant.
Pulis left Boro in might after they did not obtain the play-offs however Woodgate stayed on the teaching workers.
the earlier Leeds, Newcastle, exact Madrid and Tottenham centre-half helped Boro win promotion to the Premier League in 2015-sixteen all by way of his second spell there as a participant however was then launched, having made simply one look that season.
throughout two spells collectively with his hometown membership, Woodgate performed 112 video games in all.
Woodgate, who gained eight caps for England, later retired and went on to deal with a job with Liverpool as a scout.