England MU19s squad named for UEFA Euro Elite Qualifiers

Wednesday 16 Mar 2016
England U19s head coach Aidy Boothroyd

England Under-19s head coach Aidy Boothroyd has named an 18-man squad for this month's Elite Round of the UEFA U19s European Championship in south-west Spain.  

The Young Lions fly out this Monday to face a triple-header of games as they bid to qualify for the summer’s finals in Germany. 

UEFA U19s Euros

Elite Round qualifiers
England v Georgia 
4pm Thursday 24 March in Salvador, Spain
England v Greece 4pm Saturday 26 March in Ciudad de Lepe, Spain
England v Spain 4pm Tuesday 29 March in Ciudad de Lepe, Spain

England will kick-off against Georgia on Thursday March 24 (4pm GMT) at the Estadio Luis Rodriguez in Salvador, Andalucia. 

On Saturday 26 March they travel to the Estadio Municipal in Ciudad de Lepe (kick-off 4pm GMT) before their final game at the same ground, on Tuesday (4pm 29 March) against hosts Spain.

Only the winners of the group will progress to the European Championship finals.

Goalkeepers: Freddie Woodman (Newcastle United), Sam Howes (West Ham United)

Defenders: Callum Connolly (Everton - on loan at Barnsley), Jonjoe Kenny (Everton -on loan Oxford United), Tafari Moore (Arsenal)*, Taylor Moore (RC Lens), Cameron Borthwick-Jackson (Manchester United), Kyle Walker-Peters (Tottenham Hotspur), Dael Fry (Middlesbrough)

Midfielders: Lewis Cook (Leeds United) Josh Onomah (Tottenham Hotspur), Ainsley Maitland Niles (Arsenal - on loan Ipswich Town), Ryan Ledson (Everton - on loan Cambridge United)

Forwards: Sheyi Ojo (Liverpool), Patrick Roberts (Manchester City - on loan Celtic), Isaiah Brown (Chelsea - on loan Vitesse Arnhem), Adam Armstrong (Newcastle United - on loan Coventry City) Tammy Abraham (Chelsea)

* Replaces Jake Clarke-Salter (Chelsea)

By FA Staff