Earlier today the FA released a statement relieving John Terry of his position as England captain. One name many have mentioned to be his successor was Rio Ferdinand, who quickly snubbed the idea of being Captain.
The Manchester United player, who isn’t usually one to shy from the spotlight, took to Twitter to let his followers know he did not want Terry’s position
I don't want to be england captain after the last episode,just want to concentrate on playin for utd&if I make … http://t.co/Wu5O8aqQ
— Rio Ferdinand (@rioferdy5) February 3, 2012
No one wants to be second best eh?