Wayne Rooney will continue as England captain, interim manager Gareth Southgate confirms.

England is preparing for Sunday’s opening 2018 World Cup qualifier in Slovakia. Southgate, followed former manager Allardyce’s advice saying that Rooney was “”hugely respected by his peers” and has “enjoyed the responsibility” as captain.

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