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FA calls for more home grown players

June 3, 2013
By ESPN staff
Football Association chairman David Bernstein believes the small number of English players in the Premier League is having a negative impact on the national team.

According to Bernstein, only 30% of Premier League players are eligible to play for England, while 60% of Bundesliga players are of German heritage.

Although each member of England's squad the 2-2 draw with Brazil ply their trade in their home country, Bernstein revealed there are already processes underway to ensure ...

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