English FA prepares to appoint Hodgson as coach

AP, Tuesday 1 May 2012

Hodgson had 'positive' talks with Football Association officials on Monday

Roy Hodgson
File photo: Ex Liverpool's manager Roy Hodgson (Photo: Reuters)

The English Football Association has called a news conference for Tuesday afternoon and is expected to confirm Roy Hodgson as the new national team coach.

The West Bromwich Albion manager had what the FA described as a ''positive'' talks on Monday and returned to Wembley Stadium on Tuesday for further discussions.

The news conference will be at 11 a.m. EDT.

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