As featured on NewsNow: Football news

Hull midfielder Huddlestone preparing for coaching career

Hull City midfielder Tom Huddlestone is preparing for a coaching career once he retires from playing.

Having previously completed his UEFA B coaching licence in the summer, Huddlestone is already more than halfway towards securing the A badge.

Huddlestone told the Daily Star: "Hopefully I've still got a few years left playing but it's better to have it.

"It's (coaching) something I would like to do in the future and I didn't have much planned in the summer, so it was ideal to get it started.

"It's easier to get the badges while you're still playing, rather than be out of the game for four or five years and suddenly decide you want to get them because a few of your ideas might have been lost.

"While you still have fresh ideas and ways of playing, I think it's a good idea to get them done."

 For the big stories and the banter follow us on Twitter: @tribalfootball


Need a VPN? Or seeking to switch? Then support Tribal Football by clicking here to sign up with our official partners NordVPN. Not only will you receive the best VPN experience, but also great discounts by signing up via Tribal Football. Thanks for your support!

Video of the day:

About the author

Tribal Football Staff

Have your say
×

Subscribe and go ad-free

For only $10 a year

  1. Go Ad-Free
  2. Faster site experience
  3. Support great writing
  4. Subscribe now
Launch Offer: 2 months free
×

Subscribe and go ad-free

For only $10 a year

Subscribe now
Launch Offer: 2 months free