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Gerrard heads England captains' club

February 3, 2012
By Harry Harris, Football Correspondent
Steven Gerrard will head a rota of senior England internationals who will form a 'captaincy club' under Fabio Capello, ESPNsoccernet can reveal.

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For the first time in English football history, an England manager will opt for a rota system, very similar to that used in Italian football, where the most senior star will lead out the England team in succession to John Terry.

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