"I’d like to do what Paul McGuinness and Warren Joyce do, get involved and try and progress the young lads and get them through."

- Alan Smith

22/08/2013 08:32, Report by Adam Marshall
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Exclusive interview: Alan Smith

to Leeds at the time and they want you to be totally different to the FA side of it.

So was it awkward in terms of the different messages you were receiving?
You think the club is more important at that age than the FA and you might not ever get that chance to play for England anyway. You want to make a living in the game, first and foremost, so you have to be adaptable to how your club plays.

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