i dun think rooney as to become captain to be influential, he will always be a focal point in the team. If rooney can be a little bit more cool headed, he would definitely be my first choice. for that, we would have to see how he develops over the next few yrs, but in time, ferdinand shld succeed as captainred devil_forever07 said:i thnk rooney will be the best choise for the captain..
i can see a roy keane and cantona in him self
he can motivate other players.
and he will win the matches for us