Owen set for bench - Reports

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Michael Owen is expected to start on the bench as Fabio Capello´s England regime kicks off against Switzerland at Wembley on Wednesday night.

Reports suggest the Newcastle striker will have to wait for his chance as Sir Trevor Brooking warned the nation´s top footballers that reputations will count for nothing under the Italian´s stewardship.

"If you look through the side there are going to be very few automatic choices. That means everyone thinks it´s up for grabs," Brooking told BBC Radio Five Live.

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Michael Owen
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