BBC Sport - Everton defender John Stones aspires to be England captain
Stones aspires to be England captain
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Everton defender John Stones tells Football Focus he aspires to become captain of his club and one day to captain England.
The 21-year-old, who was given his first senior international start in a friendly against Norway in September 2014, followed by his competitive debut five days later in a Euro 2016 qualifier against Switzerland, admits he "never expected" to achieve what he has at such a young age.
Stones describes wearing the England armband as a "massive honour" and says he hopes to be viewed as a "leader on the pitch" for club and country in the future.
Watch more from John Stones on Football Focus, Saturday 31 January, 12:10 GMT on BBC One and the BBC Sport website.