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Capello questions Johnson move to Man City

England boss Fabio Capello has questioned Adam Johnson's move from Middlesbrough to Manchester City.

The Italian boss clearly rates the winger highly, but a problem is looming.

"All these players have to play," Capello said. "Training alone is not enough.

"This year Joe Hart has improved a lot because he plays. Before he made mistakes. Now he makes fewer because he plays regularly and has more confidence.

"The same was true of Johnson at Middlesbrough. When Stewart Downing was there his chances were limited. But being in the Championship has been good for his development because he is playing all the time.

"Sometimes it is better for young players to play in the Championship all the time rather than one game in the Champions League every now and then."

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