The former Manchester United coach was highly thought of inside the Old Trafford corridors - after a lengthy affiliation with the Premier League champions.
Meulensteen received high praise from Robin van Persie in February as the former Arsenal striker said: "The way he (Meulensteen) trains is exceptional. He is truly one of the best coaches in the world."
The Dutch coach is available for the England Under-21 role as he was recently sacked by Russian side Anzhi Makhachkala.
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