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Fabio Capello has quit as England football coach following a meeting with FA top brass. Capello decided to call it a day after the FA stripped John Terry of the England captaincy because of his ongoing court case where Terry stands accused of racially abusing QPR’s Anton Ferdinand.

Capello quit after a meeting at Wembley with FA chairman David Bernstein and general secretary Alex Horne. The FA said in a statement that “The Football Association can confirm that Fabio Capello has today resigned as England manager.”

On Monday, Capello told Italian television he thought that someone shouldn’t be punished before a verdict had been reached and criticized the FA’s decision for undermining him. This led some English tabloids to call for Capello’s head.

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