Last transfer news Rangers News: Mills tips Defoe for youth-team role after big reveal breaking sport news
Premierleague-News.com - In the latest Rangers news, Danny Mills has tipped Jermain Defoe for a youth-team role after a big reveal from this site.
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! 748845253">Danny Mills has suggested Jermain Defoe could become a youth team coach at Rangers at the end of the season. Speaking exclusively to Football Insider, the former Leeds United and England defender warned Defoe he cannot simply walk into a first-team coaching role and he needs to learn his trade first. This site revealed the 38-year-old is likely to quit when his contract expires this summer but he would be open to staying if offered him a player-coach role. Defoe is one of the club’s top earners on £30,000-a-week but with his influence on the wane, he would have to take a pay cut to stay at the Glasgow giants. Asked whether Rangers should offer him a coaching role, Mills told Football Insider correspondent Connor Whitley: “It depends on whether there’s a role there for him.
News source = PremierLeague-News.Com
. Just because you’ve been a good player, coaching is a completely different kettle of fish.
“You have to understand bringing in somebody just to help out the forwards – you need more than that, you have to add real value to the football club.
“Is it just keeping a player on for the sake of it and paying his wages? That’s what you have to be careful of in these kinds of situations.”
Source = Premierleague-News.com