Found February 29, 2012 on
Scott Parker will captain England for the first time on Wednesday against the Netherlands.
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Scott Parker has reportedly been handed the England captaincy for Wednesday night's friendly against Netherlands at Wembley Stadium.
The Tottenham midfielder takes the armband after Chelsea defender John Terry was stripped of the role by the Football Association earlier this month.
Pearce is in interim charge of the national side in the wake of Fabio Capello's decision...
Scott Parker has experienced a
rollercoaster role reversal that has seen him go from World Cup
reject to England captain in two years and he now wants more
opportunities to showcase his leadership credentials.
The 31-year-old insists he never gave up hope of securing a regular place with the national side, despite being overlooked for the majority of his career.
Tottenham midfielder Scott Parker has been voted England Player of the Year. Parker topped a poll on the FA’s website...
Representing a clean break from the previous list of captains under Fabio Capello, caretaker manager Stuart Pearce appointed Tottenham midfielder Scott Parker to captain the English National Team for today’s friendly against the Netherlands, set to kick off this afternoon at Wembley Stadium.
Parker, who was sent off with a red card on Sunday’s matchup with Arsenal, will earn...
The Spurs man has been lauded for his fine performances this season both domestically and internationally, and Stuart Pearce has rewarded him with the armband.