Ward-Prowse took the captain's armband from goalkeeper Jack Butland at half-time, and is keen to become the permanent skipper.
He said: "It is an honour to play for my country, but to have the armband as well was great.
"It was nice of Jack to hand it down to me at half-time. It is something I am wanting to do on a more permanent basis.
"In the future that is a role that I consider myself taking on and that is something I am working towards."
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