The Premier League has been home to some of the finest individuals to grace the game over the past two decades. 

The likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Dennis Bergkamp and Gianfranco Zola are just three of the great players that have showcased their talents in England's top flight. 

But among the flair and skill of these individuals, there have also been some inspirational captains that have been an integral influence on their side's success. 

GMS contributor Alex Brown takes a look at five of the best captains during the Premier League era. 

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