Early Doors was heartened to see a piece in this morning's Times by Mike Atherton asking 'What exactly does a football captain do?'.
ED has been wondering the same thing for ages. This is not cricket, rugby, or indeed France, where the skipper is heavily involved in selection and tactical decisions.
Former England cricket captain Atherton asked an 'insider' what football's equivalent does beyond exchanging pennants before the game, and was told that the skipper organises 'team-building' trips out.
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