Following the departure of Antonio Valencia, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer recently installed Ashley Young as the new Manchester United captain as we look at the list of players who have captained the club in the Premier League era.
Young was handed a new one-year deal at United in the summer, arrived at Old Trafford in 2011 in a £17million deal from Aston Villa. Paul Pogba, Nemanja Matic and longest-serving player Chris Smalling were among the other options to become the skipper. The list features an illustrious list of 10 players.
List of United captains in the Premier League era
Bryan Robson- 1992-1994
Steve Bruce- 1994-1996
Roy Keane- 1997-2005