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    Some people say you have to be white to be english, but like half the english team is black or mixed race. Surely, you have to be english to play in england football team?

    Thats pretty stupid definition of being english if doesn't apply to the english football team. Surely, its should be called british football team.

    Its sort of like the Andy Murray problem, if he does something right he's british but when he does something wrong he is scottish.

    P.S. I think people refer to nationality when they haven't done anything with their life.
    P.P.S. I always thought he you're born in England you're english. I bet the french don't have this problem.
    P.P.P.S. Funny, that Lewis Hamilton is refered to as british but Theo Walcott is refered to as english.
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    Some people say you have to be white to be english, but like half the english team is black or mixed race. Surely, you have to be english to play in england football team?
    By "some people" you mean 'the minority/the BNP'.

    Thats pretty stupid definition of being english if doesn't apply to the english football team. Surely, its should be called british football team.
    No because England is not Britain. Each of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland have their own football associations and national teams, as allowed by FIFA.

    Its sort of like the Andy Murray problem, if he does something right he's british but when he does something wrong he is scottish.
    No, there is no "problem". He is regarded as British because in the sport of tennis there is a British team, not English, Scottish etc.

    P.P.P.S. Funny, that Lewis Hamilton is refered to as british but Theo Walcott is refered to as english.
    See above. David Coulthard has always been seen as British but he's not exactly a world champion. In football, there is no British team. In Formula One, people, teams etc. are regarded as British and not English, Welsh etc.

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