Comments on: Does anybody actually care who captains England? World Soccer views and news Tue, 29 Nov 2016 14:52:48 +0000 hourly 1 By: mark-meadows Tue, 22 Mar 2011 18:04:21 +0000 yes, Europeans put hardly any importance at all on the captain. The armband is flung around from person to person based on appearances. In Italy if the player with the most caps is on the bench and comes on, the captain has to give him the armband. But if he forgets no one cares