How young English coach Will Still found himself in the technical area managing a Ligue 1 game vs PSG: ‘S**t, this is what I dreamed about’

Will Still Reims manager against PSG
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When Paris Saint-Germain turned up at the Stade Auguste Delaune - Ligue 1 side Reims' home stadium -  on October 8, 2022, Reims manager Oscar Garcia was absent from the touchline, missing the clash due to family reasons. 

Consequently, this left then-29-year-old assistant manager Will Still in charge of the side, tasked with stopping Lionel Messi, Kylian Mbappe, Neymar and co. 

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Ryan Dabbs
Staff writer

Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future.