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Rooney tipped for England captaincy

May 16, 2013
By ESPN staff
England manager Roy Hodgson insists he has no qualms over Wayne Rooney's ability to fire for the Three Lions in the coming weeks, despite the striker facing growing uncertainty over his future at Manchester United.

• Ferdinand retires from England

Rooney, 27, has been heavily linked with a move away from Old Trafford in the summer after dropping out of favour under Sir Alex Ferguson on occasion this season.

But Hodgson insists he is unfazed ...

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