Jordan Henderson & Raheem Sterling leave England squad

Monday 16 Nov 2020
Henderson came off at half time of England's defeat in Belgium, while Sterling missed the trip entirely

Jordan Henderson and Raheem Sterling will miss England’s forthcoming UEFA Nations League fixture against Iceland.


Henderson was withdrawn at half time of the Three Lions' defeat to Belgium on Sunday evening, while Sterling was ruled out of the game completely. The pair have now returned to their respective clubs for further assessment.


Gareth Southgate will continue his preparations for Wednesday's game with a 22-man squad. After a light training session in Belgium this morning, England have now returned to their base in Surrey ahead of their final match of 2020.

Updated England squad to face Iceland
Tammy Abraham (Chelsea), Jude Bellingham (Borussia Dortmund), Dominic Calvert-Lewin (Everton), Ben Chilwell (Chelsea), Eric Dier (Tottenham Hotspur), Phil Foden (Manchester City), Jack Grealish (Aston Villa), Dean Henderson (Manchester United), Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur), Michael Keane (Everton), Harry Maguire (Manchester United), Ainsley Maitland-Niles (Arsenal), Tyrone Mings (Aston Villa), Mason Mount (Chelsea), Jordan Pickford (Everton), Nick Pope (Burnley), Declan Rice (West Ham United), Bukayo Saka (Arsenal) Jadon Sancho (Borussia Dortmund), Kieran Trippier (Atletico Madrid), Kyle Walker (Manchester City), Harry Winks (Tottenham Hotspur)

By Andy Walker Senior Communications Manager