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Roy HodgsonWayne Rooney

Named captain

2 Sep, 2014

Hodgson names Wayne Rooney New England captain.The England manager announces him as captain and presents him with an arm band, to mark a new era of the Three Lions. He replaces Liverpool midfielder Steven Gerrard. The 28 year-old striker has earned 95 cups for England and he debuts as captain in a match against Norway. He is also captain of Manchester United.

It is something I will take massive pride in doing. To be appointed captain is beyond my wildest dreams.

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