England Under-21 boss Aidy Boothroyd hopes the Young Lions will be able to give Poland the boot at Euro 2017 after his bargain shoe buy.
The manager has been spotted wearing a pair of London brogues on matchdays as he tries to guide England to glory.
The shoes, which were reduced to £39.99 from £75 when Boothroyd found them on the high street, include a streak of blue suede which has stood out on the touchline.
Victory over hosts Poland in Kielce on Thursday would book England a last-four...
England's Under-21 side are riding their luck. Had it not been for Jordan Pickford's penalty save against Sweden, they would have lost their opening game. Had it not been for a second half fightback, they would have lost their second game against Slovakia too. England need a win against hosts Poland to ensure qualification, though a draw may be enough. Either way they will have to improve dramatically if they're to emulate the success of other England's other young lions.
This has been an unexpectedly...
Defender Alfie Mawson believes the England Under-21s have shown they can "hack'' the pressure at Euro 2017.
The Young Lions face hosts Poland on Thursday for a place in the semifinals following their comeback victory over Slovakia.
Mawson scored the equaliser before Nathan Redmond completed a 2-1 win in Kielce on Monday and put England top of Group A with one game left.
A dressing room inquest at half-time helped inspire their recovery after Martin Chrien's opener and Mawson feels the Young Lions...
England Under-21 boss Aidy Boothroyd hailed his gutsy Young Lions after their comeback victory over Slovakia.
They recovered from a goal down to win 2-1 and move top of Group A at Euro 2017 after second-half strikes from Alfie Mawson and Nathan Redmond.
Martin Chrien's opener had put England on the brink of an early exit after a dire first half but they recovered and face hosts Poland on Thursday.
Boothroyd had called the game a must win after Friday's opening 0-0 draw with Sweden and praised his...