frame of mind
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- state of mind.
2011, Phil McNulty, Euro 2012: Montenegro 2-2 England:
- Fabio Capello insisted Rooney was in the right frame of mind to play in stormy Podgorica despite his father's arrest on Thursday in a probe into alleged betting irregularities, but his flash of temper - when he kicked out at Miodrag Dzudovic - suggested otherwise.