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Capello still has confidence in Terry as England mainstay

Fabio Capello believes John Terry remains one of England's most important players. The Italian stripped Terry of the captaincy last week following newspaper allegations surrounding his private life.

"John Terry is still an important player for England. He is one of the most important players for England."

Capello has shown a reluctance to talk about the issue after making the decision to replace the 29-year-old with Rio Ferdinand on Friday.

And he said yesterday: "It is all over, it is finished, it is time to move on."

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