Lampard to captain England

Frank Lampard has been confirmed as England captain for Friday's friendly against Chile at Wembley. Regular skipper Steven Gerrard is out with a hip injury, so the Chelsea midfielder will lead the team out at Wembley instead.

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Frank Lampard to captain England against Chile

Frank Lampard will captain England for the friendly against Chile at Wembley on Friday. The Chelsea midfielder will lead the team out, while regular captain Steven Gerrard is sidelined with a hip injury.

Frank Lampard Credit: Press Association

Before kick-off Frank Lampard will be awarded a golden cap to commemorate his 100th appearance for England. He will be joined on the pitch by his two daughters Luna and Isla, who are mascots for the game.

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