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Ben Foster has explained how Fabio Capello's treatment led to the keeper withdrawing from England duty, accusing the Italian of being disrespectful. 
The veteran [/sport/teampages/watford.html Watford] stopper had a sporadic England career, appearing eight times for the Three Lions and only once at a major tournament. 
Capello managed England from 2007 to 2012 in an era of woeful underachievement, culminating in a quarter-final exit from the European Championships, despite access to players like [/sport/frank-lampard/index.html Frank Lampard], Steven Gerrard and John Terry. 
Ben Foster has revealed the run-in with Fabio Capello that made him retire from England duty
The keeper was largely second choice for his England career, particularly under Capello
Foster was furious when Capello called him to England duty hours after his child was born
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Foster and http://kb.salon-chicago.ru/Harvey_Elliott_Says_He_Wants_To_Emulate_Liverpool_Icon_Steven_Gerrard his wife Kate have two children, and the 37-year-old said it was Capello's interference with family matters that cause him to cut ties with his national side. 
'I just didn't feel like Capello showed me any respect whatsoever,' he told Peter Crouch's [ 'I had just had my second boy, I was actually on international duty, my wife was pregnant up north in Manchester and she rang me in the morning and said her waters had broke, and I remember going to see Fabio and saying "I think my wife's in labour" and he said "we've got training in half an hour". 
England endured a period of underachievement under Capello, culminating in his sacking
Foster's only World Cup game in the England team came when he returned under Roy Hodgson
'I managed to persuade him to let me get off, but within two or three hours of my son being born, he was on the phone saying "I need you back down here". 
'I think it was only a friendly as well, he said I'd play the second half because I was only second choice goalie at the time, so it would be worth it.
'I had to say to my wife "I think I'll play the second half, so probably worth going" and I got there, didn't even come on for one minute. That goes beyond football for me, that's just not on.
'That was it, game over. I remember getting back to Birmingham where I was at the time and I got the club to put a statement out saying that was me for a while. The kids had been born, I was missing being at home with them.'
Foster has hit form late in his career with a brilliant spell since rejoining Watford 
Foster later returned to the England setup under Capello's replacement, Roy Hodgson, to make his only start at a World Cup, keeping a clean-sheet against Costa Rica as England embarrassingly crashed out at the group stages in Brazil. 
He has not played for the Three Lions since, though would merit a call-up after performances this season. 
Foster has made some of his best performances since rejoining Watford, being their most consistent performer in a tough relegation scrap this season.  
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