WATCH: Ex-Pools boss in new role coaching England Under-21s

Colin Cooper
Colin Cooper

Former Hartlepool United boss Colin Cooper has been preparing England's Under-21s for their opener in the Toulon Tournament tonight.

Cooper was appointed as a coach to U21 head coach Gareth Southgate last month, with England facing Portugal tonight (kick-off 6.30pm).

Among the players that Cooper has been working with on the training ground are Sunderland pair Duncan Watmore and Jordan Pickford.

Watch the video of Cooper, striker Watmore and keeper Pickford taking part in shooting practice.