Capello backs England’s World Cup bid

England are one of 11 countries who applied to FIFA to host the tournament.

He said: “I think England would be a fantastic place for the World Cup.

“The stadia are OK, the people are fantastic as well so I think it needs to come back here after so many years.

“I hope this will be in 2018 because England is the place where football was born.

“I think England needs football to come back home.”