Martin Glenn to get off after this season as CEO of the English football association (FA). Glenn was under fire because of a series of failures. He was responsible for the appointment of coach Sam Allardyce, who already after one international match had to leave because of a scandal. He also received a lot of criticism on the way he is a racismezaak within the national female team dealt with it. In addition, he managed not to make the proposed sale of Wembley.
Glenn was the beginning of 2015 has been appointed as CEO of the FA. The european CHAMPIONSHIPS of 2016 in France turned out to be a big disappointment, but with Gareth Southgate as a successor to Allardyce, the national team again. At the last world CHAMPIONSHIP in Russia was England’s fourth.
The FA stressed in a statement on the website all the successes of Glenn. For example, the national teams under 17 and under 20 years world champion, took the number of women within the English bond sharply and he made for an increase of 40 percent in the revenue of the FA.