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#Armband

# armband - Monday 20 January, 2020

FAI appoint Gary Owens as interim chief executive
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FAI appoint Gary Owens as interim chief executive

Jan 20th 2020, 8:33 PM 16,195 Views 9 Comments

He takes over from executive lead, Paul Cooke.

# armband - Saturday 10 August, 2019

Seamus Coleman rewarded with Everton captaincy for 11th campaign at the club
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Seamus Coleman rewarded with Everton captaincy for 11th campaign at the club

Aug 10th 2019, 3:57 PM 9,628 Views 2 Comments

The Donegal defender takes the Toffees armband.

# armband - Sunday 2 October, 2016

Rooney will not lose Manchester United captaincy, insists Mourinho
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Rooney will not lose Manchester United captaincy, insists Mourinho

Oct 2nd 2016, 9:02 AM 4,124 Views 7 Comments

The England international has been relegated to the bench after a poor start to the season.

# armband - Sunday 8 March, 2015

'People were biting me on the pitch, it was scary'
# Out Of The Ordinary
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# Out Of The Ordinary

'People were biting me on the pitch, it was scary'

Mar 8th 2015, 2:41 PM 13,539 Views 10 Comments

West Brom have accepted Villa’s apology for the chaotic scenes at their ground.

# armband - Monday 22 September, 2014

Opinion: Gerrard and Rooney holding back Liverpool and Manchester United
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Opinion: Gerrard and Rooney holding back Liverpool and Manchester United

Sep 22nd 2014, 11:25 AM 7,596 Views 27 Comments

The two captains both appear untouchable but have been partly to blame for their sides’ disappointing starts to the 2014-15 season

# armband - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

'It was the proudest moment of my career by a long way' - Keogh
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'It was the proudest moment of my career by a long way' - Keogh

Sep 3rd 2014, 11:06 PM 9,849 Views 12 Comments

The Derby County defender captained Ireland as they overcame Oman with a 2-0 win.

# armband - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Rooney named United captain by Van Gaal
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Rooney named United captain by Van Gaal

Aug 12th 2014, 11:34 PM 6,080 Views 36 Comments

LVG’s been impressed by the England man’s ‘professionalism’.

# armband - Sunday 11 May, 2014

Javier Zanetti closed out his San Siro career wearing a one-off captain's armband
# Legend
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# Legend

Javier Zanetti closed out his San Siro career wearing a one-off captain's armband

May 11th 2014, 8:27 AM 4,316 Views 3 Comments

The Inter captain paid tribute to all his former team-mates

# armband - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Poll: Who should Joe Schmidt pick as Ireland captain?
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Poll: Who should Joe Schmidt pick as Ireland captain?

Oct 23rd 2013, 3:22 PM 8,051 Views 32 Comments

Here are the leading candidates to lead Ireland out for the November tests against Samoa, Australia and the All Blacks.

# armband - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Wayne Rooney in line to captain England against Ireland at Wembley
# 3 Lions
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Wayne Rooney in line to captain England against Ireland at Wembley

May 16th 2013, 12:02 AM 1,727 Views 1 Comment

Rooney has spoken to Hodgson to assure him the impending birth of his second child will not prevent him from meeting up on 26 May.

# armband - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Penney set to choose Howlett ahead of O'Connell as new Munster captain
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# Changeover

Penney set to choose Howlett ahead of O'Connell as new Munster captain

Aug 22nd 2012, 8:08 AM 5,124 Views 5 Comments

It has been reported that the second-row will give up his armband to the former All Black ahead of the new rugby season.

# armband - Friday 17 August, 2012

Vermaelen to replace Van Persie as Arsenal skipper
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Vermaelen to replace Van Persie as Arsenal skipper

Aug 17th 2012, 10:48 AM 523 Views 0 Comments

Mikel Arteta has been named as Arsenal vice-captain in the wake of RVP’s move to Manchester United.

# armband - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Stevie G: 'Capello did not have total belief in me to be England captain'
# Holy C
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Stevie G: 'Capello did not have total belief in me to be England captain'

May 26th 2012, 11:45 AM 470 Views 0 Comments

The ongoing melodrama surrounding that stretchy armband with the big ‘C’ rolls on. Good luck Roy Hodgson.

# armband - Thursday 17 May, 2012

Ireland to mark Loughinisland massacre with black armbands in Italy game
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Ireland to mark Loughinisland massacre with black armbands in Italy game

May 17th 2012, 10:47 AM 4,603 Views 11 Comments

The match comes 18 years to the day sine six men were killed while watching the two countries play.

# armband - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Scott Parker to captain England against Holland tonight
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Scott Parker to captain England against Holland tonight

Feb 29th 2012, 11:57 AM 386 Views 5 Comments

Stuart Pearce has decided to choose the Spurs midfielder over the more experienced Steven Gerrard.

# armband - Friday 3 February, 2012

Count me out - Rio rejects England captain talk
# Racism Row
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# Racism Row

Count me out - Rio rejects England captain talk

Feb 3rd 2012, 1:40 PM 531 Views 0 Comments

Ferdinand took over the first time around, when John Terry lost the captaincy two years ago.

Stripped: John Terry loses England captaincy again
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Stripped: John Terry loses England captaincy again

Feb 3rd 2012, 10:47 AM 3,436 Views 35 Comments

Chelsea defender was called at just before 10am this morning by Football Association chairman David Bernstein to break the news.

# armband - Friday 30 December, 2011

O'Connell handed captain's armband for Six Nations
# O Captain My Captain
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# O Captain My Captain

O'Connell handed captain's armband for Six Nations

Dec 30th 2011, 12:19 PM 2,859 Views 18 Comments

Paul O’Connell has replaced the injured Brian O’Driscoll as Ireland captain for the 2012 RBS Six Nations.

# armband - Thursday 18 August, 2011

Elsom misses out on World Cup captaincy
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Elsom misses out on World Cup captaincy

Aug 18th 2011, 4:07 PM 239 Views 0 Comments

Former Leinster man is dropped as Wallabies captain just three weeks before the tournament kicks off.

# armband - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Going for Gault: Linfield pick midfielder as first Catholic captain
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Going for Gault: Linfield pick midfielder as first Catholic captain

Aug 10th 2011, 11:56 AM 1,230 Views 0 Comments

For the first time in 125 years, Linfield FC will be led out by a Catholic captain.

# armband - Saturday 11 June, 2011

Chart of the week: should Ireland stick with McShane as skipper?
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Chart of the week: should Ireland stick with McShane as skipper?

Jun 11th 2011, 9:31 AM 378 Views 6 Comments

Our team of boffins have studied the stats all week – and here’s our scientific recommendation for Trap.

# armband - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

Back as captain, Terry wary of becoming fall-guy
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Back as captain, Terry wary of becoming fall-guy

Mar 23rd 2011, 10:40 AM 132 Views 0 Comments

I’m not everyone’s cup of tea, admits re-instated England skipper. Yoo think?