Stevie Me in the captain’s armband? Why, Fabio?

Fabio Capello’s first major decision for tomorrow’s friendly against Switzerland was undoubtedly a wrong one, as Steven Gerrard is not suited to captain anything, least of all the English national team. Fortunately for England fans, the choice of “Stevie Me” is not not necessarily for the long term, as Capello said he will not decide on a permanent captain until the start of World Cup qualifiers in September.

Here’s hoping he comes to his senses by then. Because Capello’s choice demonstrates a troubling lack of insight into the issues that have landed England in its current predicament

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