On this day in 2013: Hope Powell left role as England head coach

Soccer – Woman’s World Cup Qualifier – England v Turkey – Banks’ Stadium
(Image credit: Nick Potts)

Hope Powell left her role as England head coach, ending her 15-year spell in charge, on this day in 2013.

Powell took charge of the Lionesses in  1998, and took England to the European Championship final in 2009 where they lost 6-2 to Germany.

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