Eddie Howe has confirmed that the long-standing skipper will remain club Captain for the forthcoming season.
Eddie Howe, courtesy of The Chronicle:
"It's a difficult question to ask, Jamaal is our captain. He led the team really well last season."
"He is a big presence and a very positive influence in the squad. He has been excellent pre-season so Jamaal is our captain."
"If he doesn't play for whatever reason, injuries or whatever, I will pick somebody else. But it's not the time to talk about it."
"Jamaal is definitely staying. He is a big part of what we are doing."
Lascelles sat down with Alan Shearer during the club's first season back in the Premier League, discussing matters including the captaincy: