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Who should wear the armband?

By Jonathan Szekeres




CHARLESTON, SC - FEBRUARY 16: Alain Rochat #4 of the Vancouver Whitecaps FC looks to pass against the Charleston Battery during their game at Blackbaud Stadium on February 16, 2013 in Charleston, South Carolina
CHARLESTON, SC - FEBRUARY 16: Alain Rochat #4 of the Vancouver Whitecaps FC looks to pass against the Charleston Battery during their game at Blackbaud Stadium on February 16, 2013 in Charleston, South Carolina

He's already played right back and midfield, so why not Captain? Rochat is the club's most versatile player and one of the more respected guys in the locker room. Reporters love him for being such a nice, quotable guy, Coaches love him for being able to excel at whatever they throw at him, and teammates love his personality in the locker room. Rochat is a tad younger than the previous two choices, but he has plenty of experience and the respect of his mates.