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Former all-rounder Andrew Flintoff says he would”enjoy” to be England coach daily.
Flintoff, 41, presents BBC motoring show Top Gear and retired in 2009 from cricket.
England coach Trevor Bayliss will resign at the end of the summer’s Ashes series and his successor has not yet been appointed.
“Training is certainly an ambition,” Flintoff told Test Match Special.
“There are most likely three or two training jobs I’d like – England, Lancashire or Lancashire Academy.
“I would like to become England coach daily, simply not quite yet.”
Flintoff played with seven T20s, 141 one-day internationals and 79 Tests and has been a part of Ashes winning sides in 2005 and 2009.
Flintoff had one professional bout as a fighter prior to returning to play Twenty20 cricket for Lancashire and Brisbane Heat in the Big Bash League of Australia in 2014 after initially retiring from all types of the match from 2010.
Since retiring he’s been engaged and created his stage debut in Fat Friends the .
Speaking at day three of the fourth Ashes Test between England and Australia at Old Trafford, Flintoff said that he”never” wanted to be involved in cricket broadcasting because he enjoys the game”a lot of”.
He added that he had applied until Peter Moores’ tenure in charge for the England head coach function in 2014.
“I like to come and observe, I turn up with a feeling of enthusiasm,” he explained.
“A couple of years back I applied to the England coaching job – we’re getting defeat, I had been in the office and thought,’I will employ’.
“I wrote an email for your meeting, a month passed and I’d heard nothing. I chased it upI got a telephone call saying they believed it was somebody.
“I’ve got two of my coaching amounts – me and [fellow former England cricketer] Steve Harmison may do our level threes soon.”
Flintoff had a role in the 2005 Ashes, taking 24 wickets while stirring in excess of 90mph and 402 runs as England beat Australia 2-1 in among the greatest ever Test series.
However, he said he”would have needed to adapt” his game to have the ability to compete against present international players.
He said:”I was seeing the 2005 highlights and that I really don’t think my children thought I played cricket because I saw them appearing at this overweight skinhead on the display, then looking at me going,’Is that you’
“I’ve fond memories of this and I am grateful it happened as it had been life-changing but I am enjoying watching the lads play – that the game has moved on.
“I am under no illusions, I’m not sure my game would stand up now. The bowling may but with T20 I’d have needed to adapt – I couldn’t do all of the fancy flicks and skilful items using the bat.”
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