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McClaren: Villa's Young part of England future

Steve McClaren says Aston Villa attacker Ashley Young has a big England future.

"We have to win in the short term but I am also looking to the long term," said McClaren.

"It is no good us qualifying for the European Championships then finding ourselves with one friendly next year to look at players.

"Those players who do have potential, we need to see them early. We want them to be involved in squads as quickly as possible.

"We might not see Ashley Young play over the 10 days, but we can see his quality, his character and his reaction. That will give us an indication of his future."

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