Here's what he told Life's a Pitch website. "Can we put an England Under-21 team in the Championship to play games every other week?
"Don't play home games, just play away games, so there's an odd number of teams in the Championship."
Elevenses loves a novel idea, but why stop at playing every other week? Why stop at friendlies? And why stop at the Under-21s?
How about we put a full England side in the mix. We can't see Arsene Wenger or Sir Alex having a problem with that. Can you?
And what's more - England might even win automatic promotion, and in the process develop that much talked about winning mentality. Then again, they could end up in mid-table obscurity - getting beaten at Wembley by the likes of Doncaster, Preston and Reading.
One thing's for sure, England v Millwall would be an absolute belter.