Wayne Rooney said it was "a big challenge" to be named as England captain for their World Cup qualifier against San Marino tomorrow.
The Manchester United forward will lead out his country at Wembley in the absence of usual captain Steven Gerrard, who is suspended, and vice-captain Frank Lampard, who is injured.
More top news
Ricardo Medina is charged with stabbing his flatmate to death with a sword.
Police are hunting a man who is suspected of grabbing an 11-year-old girl who only got away by biting her attacker's hand.
The storm is expected to hit the country's southern coast on Monday.