England’s Under-21 squad for their friendlies against Italy and Denmark this month has been announced. Demarai Gray is back in after injury, while Phil Foden, Reiss Nelson and Harvey Barnes have all retained their places after debuts in October.
“We’ve now got two games where we can give everyone a look at what it is we’re trying to do for the summer,” said manager Aidy Boothroyd. “It’s nice to have Demarai back with us because he’s done really well and the competition for places is fantastic now.”.
England Under-21 squad: Gunn (Southampton), Henderson (Sheffield United, loan from Manchester United), Woodman (Newcastle), Clarke-Salter (Vitesse Arnhem, on loan from Chelsea), Dasilva (Bristol City, on loan from Chelsea), Fry (Middlesbrough), Konsa (Brentford), Tomori (Derby, on loan from Chelsea), Walker-Peters (Tottenham Hotspur), Wan-Bissaka (Crystal Palace), Barnes (West Brom, on loan from Leicester), Cook (Bournemouth), Davies (Everton), Dowell (Everton), Onomah (Sheffield Wednesday, on loan from Tottenham), Sessegnon (Fulham), Abraham (Aston Villa, on loan from Chelsea), Calvert-Lewin (Everton), Foden (Manchester City), Gray (Leicester), Lookman (Everton), Nelson (Hoffenheim, on loan from Arsenal), Solanke (Liverpool)