Originally Posted by kp1022
Right but my point is that neither of them get/got nearly enough playing time for their country. Their talents simply haven't been valued highly enough. That has to do with mindset/philosophy to me.
Scholes was a once in a generation footballer. Like you say, he was under-used, but our problems were more down to simply having a group of players that were/are technically behind their peer group. Much like we do now.