Olly Murs "Happy" After Fabio Capello Resigns As England Football Manager

8 February 2012, 21:23 | Updated: 8 February 2012, 21:35

The 'In Case You Didn't Know' singer has also tipped Harry Redknapp to be his replacement.

Olly Murs says he is "happy as Larry" after hearing the news that Fabio Capello has resigned as the manager of England Football Club.

The 'Heart Skips A Beat' singer heard about Capello's resignation earlier this evening (8th February) and claims Harry Redknapp would make be a good replacement for the 65 year-old Italian. 

"Heard the best news ever!! FABIO CAPELLO has resigned… GET IN THERE!!" Olly tweeted tonight. "Happy as Larry! Come on the FA!!"

He added: "Get Harry Redknapp NOW!!" 

The 'Dance With Me Tonight' singer recently embarked on an intense diet and exercise regime in preparation for his UK arena tour which kicked off last week.

Olly Murs is due to continue the tour tonight with a second consecutive performance at the in Brighton.