Hammers, Spurs and Gunners all represented in Southgate’s squad

West Ham United, Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal are all represented in Gareth Southgate’s England squad ahead of Wembley matches against Wales, Belgium and Denmark.

The Three Lions face the Welsh in a friendly fixture on Thursday, October 8, while Belgium arrives at the home of football for a UEFA Nations League fixture on Sunday 11.

Old adversaries, Denmark also take on England in the Nations League – the Danes clash on Wednesday 14.

West Ham’s Declan Rice – linked with a move across the capital to Chelsea – is selected, while Eric Dier, Harry Winks and skipper, Harry Kane represent the Lilywhites.

Arsenal’s impressive 19-year-old left-back, Bukayo Saka, is handed a place in the 30-man group as is another Gunner, Ainsley Maitland-Niles

The England squad in full is as follows;

Goalkeepers: Jordan Pickford (Everton), Nick Pope (Burnley), Dean Henderson (Manchester United)

Defenders: Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool), Ben Chilwell (Chelsea), Conor Coady (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Eric Dier (Tottenham Hotspur), Joe Gomez (Liverpool), Michael Keane (Everton), Harry Maguire (Manchester United), Ainsley Maitland-Niles (Arsenal), Tyrone Mings (Aston Villa), Bukayo Saka (Arsenal), Kieran Trippier (Atletico Madrid), Kyle Walker (Manchester City)

Midfielders: Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Jack Grealish (Aston Villa), Mason Mount (Chelsea), Kalvin Phillips (Leeds United), Declan Rice (West Ham United), James Ward-Prowse (Southampton), Harry Winks (Tottenham Hotspur)

Forwards: Tammy Abraham (Chelsea), Harvey Barnes (Leicester City), Dominic Calvert-Lewin (Everton), Danny Ings (Southampton), Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur), Marcus Rashford (Manchester United), Jadon Sancho (Borussia Dortmund), Raheem Sterling (Manchester City)


Brian Jeeves

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