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Capello not planning to make peace with Man Utd defender Ferdinand

England boss Fabio Capello has no plans to make peace with Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand.

The Daily Mail says Capello has still not spoken to Ferdinand since stripping him of the captaincy and reinstating Chelsea defender John Terry.

But the Italian continues to lay the blame at Ferdinand's door, insisting he deliberately avoided Capello when there had been a loose arrangement to meet in the Old Trafford directors' area at the Champions League game against Marseille on March 15.

Ferdinand sees things rather differently. He was aggrieved that Capello did not inform him of his plans before telling the media and he also felt such a meeting should have been more formal and held in private; not a casual arrangement to meet in full view of TV cameras.

Capello has admitted he could have handled the situation better, but it is not his style to concede ground to his players and he will simply expect Ferdinand to report for international duty once he has named his squad.

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