Kane wants permanent England captaincy

Harry Kane is keen to become the permanent England captain after wearing the armband for the first time in the dramatic 2-2 World Cup qualifying draw with Scotland at the weekend. Gareth Southgate is looking to name a new skipper now that Wayne Rooney’s international career is seemingly winding down, and Kane staked his claim

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Southgate not writing off Rooney

Gareth Southgate is adamant Wayne Rooney could still play for England in the future and refuses to write off the Manchester United attacker. Rooney was left out of the England squad for the World Cup qualifier against Scotland and the international friendly versus France as Southgate feels he has better options available to him. However,

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England boss Southgate explains dropping Rooney

Wayne Rooney was left out of the England squad because the country’s other attacking players were more deserving of a place, says manager Gareth Southgate. The Manchester United forward was not included in the 25-man party to face Scotland and France next month when it was announced on Thursday. Rooney was also overlooked for Southgate’s

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