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In Pictures: England’s recent captains at major tournaments

Harry Kane has been selected to captain England at the World Cup.

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Harry Kane will captain England at the World Cup

Harry Kane will captain England at the World Cup

Harry Kane will captain England at the World Cup

Tottenham’s Harry Kane will lead England at the World Cup in Russia.

The striker got the nod from boss Gareth Southgate on Tuesday ahead of the likes of Jordan Henderson and Gary Cahill.

Here, Press Association Sport looks at the men to have skippered England at major tournaments dating back to Euro 96.

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Wayne Rooney wore the armband at Euro 2016

Wayne Rooney wore the armband at Euro 2016

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Wayne Rooney wore the armband at Euro 2016

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Alan Shearer led the Three Lions at Euro 2000 (Nick Potts/EMPICS)

Alan Shearer led the Three Lions at Euro 2000 (Nick Potts/EMPICS)

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Alan Shearer led the Three Lions at Euro 2000 (Nick Potts/EMPICS)

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And at France 98

And at France 98

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And at France 98

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The Euro 96 honour went to Tony Adams

The Euro 96 honour went to Tony Adams

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The Euro 96 honour went to Tony Adams

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