Date: 12th March 2020 at 6:14pm
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Loads of West Ham fans on Twitter don’t want to be appointed captain at the end of the season for various different reasons.

These include respect for Mark Noble, the Academy product’s age, and the fact that Rice might not be here in a year or two.

This came after one Twitter account claimed that the 21-year-old needs to be made skipper this May.

It’s surprising that so many of us are adverse to the idea of Rice as captain in the near future, given the decline of Noble recently, the youngster’s leadership skills and his undeniable quality.

The England man didn’t look out of place when he had the armband against Leicester over the festive period and has in recent days commented on his desire to hold the position one day.

Below is a list of the best tweets arguing against Central’s statement, though…