The Manchester United defender has been one of three players to be made skipper by coach Fabio Capello so far - along with John Terry and Steven Gerrard - while Beckham will lead out the Three Lions for Sunday night´s friendly against Trinidad and Tobago in Port of Spain.
When asked if he thought Beckham could be in the running to be captain on a permanent basis, Ferdinand told BBC Radio Five Live´s Sportsweek programme: "Why not? The manager made it quite clear he was going to give it to people and see how they dealt with it and then he´d make his decision,"
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