"I led out the side at Liverpool and we did really well that night and did enough to win.
"For me I am already used to playing with the weight of expectation on my shoulders. It is nothing new to me. I did it at West Ham and I was England Under-21 captain.
"Being captain is a declaration and, regardless of whether I have the armband or not, I will still be as vocal as I always am and be as determined to win and aggressive as I always have and will be."