Ex-FA chief: England should 'pick best players we can'

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Former FA chairman David Bernstein on England eligibility, speaking to @bbc5live "I'd say we must play within rules... (1/2)

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David Bernstein "...but if within rules players are eligible I'd be inclined to pick best players we can get. Other countries do that" (2/2)

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Wilshere in English players row

England midfielder Jack Wilshere has insisted only English people should be able to play for the national team. His comments came after England boss Roy Hodgson admitted he was keeping an eye on Manchester United's new teen sensation Adnan Januzaj.