PSV Eindhoven technical director
Cocu currently holds the position on an interim basis after the departure of
The club's fans and players have called for the former
"Phillip is very clear, he goes to (manage the) A1 team, no discussion," he told
A distinguished player for PSV in two spells either side of a six-year stay at Barcelona, Cocu joined the PSV coaching set-up in 2009 and worked under Rutten while also having responsibility for youth development.
PSV will now look to recruit a manager over the summer with current
Australia midfielder Tommy Oar celebrated his Socceroos call-up with a starring role in FC Utrecht's 2-0 win at Twente in the first leg of their UEFA Europa League play-off.