It has been a rough couple of years for Rio Ferdinand.
In 2010 he was set to captain England at the World Cup, only for an injury to rule him out of the tournament, heralding the sad petering-out of his England career.
The following season he led England twice before Capello returned the armband to the once-disgraced John Terry - a decision on which history will not look kindly.
Fast forward to Terry's second sacking, when the captaincy passed to Steven Gerrard and Ferdinand found himself vilified by some England fans.
Why? For daring to be related to someone who believed he was the victim ofRead More »from Hodgson should forget about Rio’s return