Callum Wilson handed England call-up by Southgate

Date published: Thursday 8th November 2018 2:09

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Uncapped Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson has been included in the England squad for the friendly against the United States and the Nations League match against Croatia, the Football Association has announced.

Southgate has handed a first England senior call-up to Wilson, who was previously capped at U21 level in a game against France under Southgate four years ago.

Everton defender Michael Keane is recalled for the first time since last October, while Fabian Delph, Dele, Jesse Lingard and Ruben Loftus-Cheek are all back in the squad after missing out of last month’s games through injury.

Wayne Rooney is named in the squad too, and will captain the side, as a sub, against the USA on Thursday, November 15 in what will be his 20th, and final, cap.

 

Three days later, England face Croatia in the final group game in the UEFA Nations League, with both games at Wembley.

Squad: Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool), Dele Alli (Tottenham Hotspur), Ross Barkley (Chelsea), Marcus Bettinelli (Fulham), Jack Butland (Stoke City), Ben Chilwell (Leicester City), Fabian Delph (Manchester City), Eric Dier (Tottenham Hotspur), Lewis Dunk (Brighton & Hove Albion), Joe Gomez (Liverpool), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur), Michael Keane (Everton), Jesse Lingard (Manchester United), Ruben Loftus-Cheek (Chelsea), Alex McCarthy (Southampton), Jordan Pickford (Everton), Marcus Rashford (Manchester United), Wayne Rooney (DC United), Jadon Sancho (Borussia Dortmund), Luke Shaw (Manchester United), Raheem Sterling (Manchester City), John Stones (Manchester City), Kieran Trippier (Tottenham Hotspur), Kyle Walker (Manchester City), Danny Welbeck (Arsenal), Callum Wilson (AFC Bournemouth), Harry Winks (Tottenham Hotspur).

 

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