Coleman pleased with Everton’s stance on ESL

Republic of Ireland captain Seamus Coleman has welcomed the collapse of the European Super League.

The Everton skipper says the backlash against the proposed breakaway competition has shown the power of supporters to club owners.

Fan protests put pressure on the six English founder clubs to withdraw from the tournament, with that domino effect leading to the project dying yesterday.

Coleman was pleased that Everton took a strong stance against the Super League...

Meanwhile it's looks like the Donegal man is being lined up for a coaching role at Everton when his playing days come to an end.

Coleman, who is out of contract in the summer of 2022 is understood to have already had talks with Everton's Director of Football Marcel Brands about his involvement off the pitch when his career finishes.