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Allardyce insists he rejected Coleman job at Hebei China Fortune

Former Everton boss Sam Allardyce says he turned down the job at Hebei China Fortune.

Chris Coleman has replaced Manuel Pellegrini at Hebei China Fortune on a £3.5m a year deal.

But ex-England boss Allardyce said: “I got offered that job too I refused to go to china. I want to enjoy my life. I coudn't see myself enjoying the life outside football.

"The money was massive."

Coleman took the job after leaving Sunderland following their relegation to League One.

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