Pearce philosophical despite defeat
- From the section Football
England manager Stuart Pearce says the game against the Netherlands was about giving inexperienced youngsters a chance and he says he has learnt a lot about individuals.
England lost 3-2 after Arjen Robben's injury-time strike thwarted a late England comeback just when it seemed they had snatched a late draw.
The former Manchester City boss reiterates that he is happy to take charge of the national side for the European Championship in the summer but stressed he would not be looking to take the job long term.