Everton winger Coleman driven by Neville tales

Everton winger Seamus Coleman is desperate for European qualification after speaking with skipper Phil Neville.

Everton winger Seamus Coleman is desperate for European qualification after speaking with skipper Phil Neville.

The Republic of Ireland international was inspired by Neville’s memories of receiving a winners’ medal in the competition when his former club Manchester United triumphed in 1999.

Coleman told the Liverpool Echo: “The way Phil talks about the Champions League has whetted my appetite. He says when you hear that music playing before the game, you get an amazing feeling and as a player that’s what you want. You want to play at the highest level."

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