When Fabio Capello resigned on Wednesday he left the England team without a manager four months before the European Championships.
While the parting between Capello and the FA has been amicable so far - the English players are calling for an English manager this time round, and one man in particular.
Al Jazeera's Lee Wellings reports from Wembley.
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