Adam Murray named as Mansfield Town captain

Adam Murray
Murray made 32 league appearances for Mansfield last season

Mansfield Town manager Paul Cox has named Adam Murray as his side's captain ahead of the new season.

The 29-year-old midfielder has been given the armband on a permanent basis after skippering the side last season.

Cox told the club's websiteexternal-link: "He (Murray) has done everything asked of him and has been a leader on the training ground and on the pitch."

Murray joined the club permanently in January after a loan spell from Blue Square Bet Premier rivals Luton Town.