England boss Gareth Southgate has named his 23-man squad for next week’s international games against Spain and Switzerland. And as expected, four Manchester City players have made the grade.
It was widely expected that City’s 18-year-old, the so-called Stockport Iniesta, Phil Foden would have made the 23 however, on this occasion he was overlooked. Perhaps next time Phil.
Saturday 8 September
UEFA Nations League Group A
Kick-off – 7.45 pm
Tuesday 11 September
King Power Stadium (Leicester)
Kick-off – 8 pm
Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool), Jack Butland (Stoke City), Dele (Tottenham Hotspur), Fabian Delph (Manchester City), Eric Dier (Tottenham Hotspur), Joe Gomez (Liverpool), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur), Adam Lallana (Liverpool), Jesse Lingard (Manchester United), Ruben Loftus-Cheek (Chelsea), Harry Maguire (Leicester City), Alex McCarthy (Southampton), Jordan Pickford (Everton), Marcus Rashford (Manchester United), Danny Rose (Tottenham Hotspur), Luke Shaw (Manchester United), Raheem Sterling (Manchester City), John Stones (Manchester City), James Tarkowski (Burnley), Kieran Trippier (Tottenham Hotspur), Kyle Walker (Manchester City), Danny Welbeck (Arsenal).
Later today, Manchester City will learn who their Champions League group opponents will be.
Plus, we’ll also find out this evening who City will face in the Carabao Cup third round.