Soccer Captain's Armband
The Captain's Armband
The armband is used to signify the Captain of a specific soccer team. At higher levels of soccer, each team will have a designated captain on the pitch who will primarily communicate with officials should confrontations or disputes arise.
Determining the Captain
For most professional teams, the manager designates the captain, but oftentimes the captain is the player who has been on the team the longest.
In younger leagues, the coach can choose a captain for each game.
Captains hold some responsibilities throughout the duration of the game. Some of the responsibilities of captain are: