FA assured Prince William will stay as president through the World Cup regardless of conflicting loyalties with new Prince of Wales position… with England set to fulfill the Dragons in Qatar
- The brand new Prince of Wales has been president of the English FA since 2006
- He’s a lifelong Aston Villa fan and is usually seen attending England matches
- Prince William celebrated with the Lionesses following their Euros win in July
- Regardless of following England in soccer, the Prince helps Wales in Rugby
- The FA are assured he’ll stay within the position for the upcoming World Cup
The FA are assured that the newly ennobled Prince of Wales will stay because the governing physique’s president through the World Cup, which is able to characteristic a possible check of his loyalties when England meet Wales in Qatar.
Prince William has been president of the FA since 2006, and whereas Buckingham Palace have but to substantiate that he’ll preserve the position after inheriting his new title from King Charles III, FA sources are assured that he’ll keep on within the short-term no less than.
Not like his father Prince William is a giant soccer fan, who has supported Aston Villa since his childhood, and repeatedly attends England matches.
He additionally visited the England girls’s coaching camp earlier than this summer season’s European Championship and was at Wembley when the Lionesses beat Germany within the closing to win the nation’s first main trophy for 56 years in July.
The Prince of Wales is anticipated to stay president of the English FA in the intervening time
The FA are assured he’ll nonetheless maintain the position for the upcoming World Cup in Qatar
Gareth Southgate’s facet will play Wales of their World Cup group elevating a possible battle of loyalties for the Prince of Wales
England meet Wales of their closing group B in on 29 November in a repeat of their conflict on the 2016 European Championship in Lens.
Though England received that sport Wales went on to succeed in the semi-finals beneath Chris Coleman, which led Prince William to put in writing a letter of congratulations to the gamers during which he praised them for going additional within the event than England.
Whereas Prince William is an England fan he helps Wales at rugby.
Prince William’s loyalties could also be examined given his new title and help for Wales in rugby
He celebrated with the Lionesses after their European Championship victory in July
The win for Sarina Wiegman’s facet gave England their first main trophy in 56 years