The Three Lions skipper is out of Friday's match, though remains hopeful of being fit to face Germany on Tuesday, leaving a place open in midfield.
Frank Lampard is expected to captain Roy Hodgson's side but, with Jack Wilshere also a doubt following his controversial call-up, 40.8 per cent of those who responded to our poll plumped for the in-form Saints star.
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The Saints captain would be making his first appearance for England but one man who has already debuted is Everton's Ross Barkley. A sizeable 22.6% of readers recommended that the young midfielder be given another chance following a promising start in national colours, as well as a series of impressive performances at club level this season.
Liverpool's Jordan Henderson earned a recall to Hodgson's squad after consistent displays for the Reds and 20.8% backed the former Sunderland man to make a difference in place of his club team-mate.
The candidate to have featured the most for England previously is Manchester United midfielder Tom Cleverley. However, less spectacular performances for club and country prompted only 15.8% of responders to call for his inclusion against Chile.