Daily Mirror continues its drive to undermine Roy Hodgson’s England
AS England take on the Ukraine in a must-not-lose World Cup qualifying match in Kiev, the domestic Press focus on the manager, Roy Hodgson. The pressure is on. It always is when you’re the England manager. But what can the papers do to get behind their man?
The Sun goes for a pun
The Guardian show Roy looking poised
The Telegraph selects a photo in which Hodgson looks focused
The Star has Roy looking thouhtful and a touch beligerent
And the Mirror portrays him as a man looking Norman-Bates-sinister as he gazes down into the abyss…
That from the paper that waited until this week to break the news that England right back Kyle Walker had huffed laughing gas back in January.