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James Lee Duncan Carragher (born 28 January 1978) is an English footballer who plays as a central defender for Premier League side Liverpool. A one-club man, he has been Liverpool's...

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Jamie Carragher insists the next manager of England should be English -- and believes it's a form of cheating to have a foreign boss in charge. Fabio Capello is set to stand down after next summer's Euro 2012 finals, assuming England qualify and, Harry Redknapp aside, there are not numerous home-grown candidates to replace him. But the Liverpool ace believes the FA should appoint someone from these shores and not look overseas once more to replace the Italian. He told the Keys and Gray Show: "The next manager of England should be English. I've got nothing against Capello, I went to the World Cup and got to know him, but that's not what international football is. "It's like saying if our keeper's not good enough, we'll go and get Buffon from Italy. It's a form of cheating in international football and it's a bit embarrassing." "It's different for developing countries in Africa and elsewhere, who are trying to build the game up but, for England, such a big football nation, I don't think we should have a foreign manager. Just because it didn't work out with Steve McClaren, it didn't mean we had to go for a foreign manager. We should have gone for the next best Englishman." Carra admits, however, that overseas managers have an aura about them their English counterparts don't have, because bosses in this country are not getting the opportunities to test themselves with the biggest clubs. He added: "If every club had an English manager, someone would have to win the league <b>...</b>
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