Fabio Capello: Jack Wilshere Will Be England Captain

Emirates midfielder could join the list of Wembley legends, says England manager

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England manager Fabio Capello says Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere will one-day become the national captain.

The 19-year-old has impressed in his breakthrough season for the Gunners earning two senior international caps.

He has made himself a key figure in the heart of the Arsenal midfield, and will be important for his side in their push for the Premier League title.

Despite his short career he has shown enough quality on the domestic and national level, with Capello believing he is destined for the top of the game.

“Jack Wilshere is the best young midfielder I have seen for his age,” Capello said.

“He will be England captain one day. He needs more caps but he is a real leader.”

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