Ross Barkley was one of England’s shining lights during 2014 as he made seven appearances, including three at the World Cup.
The 22-year-old Everton midfielder made his senior debut in September 2013, and earned his place in Roy Hodgson’s squad for Brazil
Caps in 2014: 7
Total Caps: 10
His positive approach has given fans much to be excited about and his driving runs from deep have often given England another attacking dimension.
Against Ecuador in the pre-World Cup friendly, he laid on for Rickie Lambert to score in the 2-2 draw.
However, an injury for his club kept him out of action at the start of the season, but he finally returned to the England fold in November, featuring as a late sub in the 3-1 win over Scotland.
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