Players benefit from listening and talking, says Ashley Cole

England U21 v Czech Republic U21 – UEFA Euro U21 – Qualifying – Group G – Turf Moor
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Ashley Cole believes English football is producing better players now that  coaches are putting greater emphasis on mental health.

The England Under-21s assistant manager says the younger generation are more comfortable speaking about mental wellbeing and become better players for it.

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