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"If I thought it wasn't working, if I thought the players had switched off and weren't listening to my messages, I would be the first to say we need to change. I'm not the kind of manager that
hangs around waiting for a pay out -- I want this team to do well. I still believe in what we are doing and so do the players. We are in an era now -- we saw it in the Premier League this week --
you lose two or three games and all of a sudden it's 'out'. People are calling for your head. It's gone that well for the last 18 months that this period might be what we need -- a kick up the
backside, a jolt."
-- England women's national team coach Phil Neville on calls for his ouster following England's 2-1 loss to Brazil, which extended the Lionesses' winless streak to five games, which began when they fell to the USA, 2-1, in the Women's World Cup semifinals. (BBC Sport)<
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