BREAKING NEWS: Bjorn named Europe Ryder Cup captain

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Thomas Bjorn has been named as Europe's Ryder Cup captain for the 2018 competition at Le Golf National in France.

The popular Dane has vast experience in the biennial event, having played against the United States three times and also been assistant captain on four occasions.

Bjorn will now get the opportunity to try and inspire Europe to regain the famous trophy in two years after becoming the first Scandinavian to be given the prestigious role.