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Pearce on full-backs

Published: Sunday 5 February 2012, 17.09CET
England U21 coach Stuart Pearce discusses a position he used to master.
Published: Sunday 5 February 2012, 17.09CET

Pearce on full-backs

England U21 coach Stuart Pearce discusses a position he used to master.

England Under-21 coach Stuart Pearce talks the UEFA Training Ground through the requirements of being a full-back, a position which he mastered for both club and country. Pearce explains how the role has changed, with far more emphasis now on providing an attacking threat as well as defensive cover.

Last updated: 17/04/12 18.01CET

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