I still harbour England regrets, says Luiz Felipe Scolari

Having led Brazil to their fifth World Cup title in 2002, he has returned with the aim of securing a sixth world crown and exorcising the ghost of their loss to Uruguay in the decisive game of the last World Cup they hosted, in 1950.

updated: February 05, 2013 20:58 IST
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London: Luiz Felipe Scolari has admitted that he still regrets missing out on the England manager's job, as he prepares to begin his second spell as coach of Brazil with a friendly at Wembley on Wednesday.

Scolari was in talks about becoming England coach in 2006 before electing to stay with Portugal.

Coincidentally, England and Portugal went on to meet in the quarter-finals of the 2006 World Cup in Germany, with Scolari's side prevailing on penalties.

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