England coach Roy Hodgson today named his final 23 man squad for this summer’s European Championships in France, including Manchester United teenage sensation Marcus Rashford, who scored in his first Europa League game, First Premier League for Man U and first match for England.
Andros Townsend and Danny Drinkwater were the two unfortunate players to be cut out whilst Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge made the squad despite question marks over his fitness. See the full squad list after the cut…
Goalkeepers: Joe Hart (Manchester City), Fraser Forster (Southampton), Tom Heaton (Burnley).
Defenders: Gary Cahill (Chelsea), Chris Smalling (Manchester United), John Stones (Everton), Kyle Walker (Tottenham Hotspur), Ryan Bertrand (Southampton), Danny Rose (Tottenham Hotspur), Nathaniel Clyne (Liverpool).
Midfielders: Dele Alli (Tottenham Hotspur), Ross Barkley (Everton), Eric Dier (Tottenham Hotspur), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Adam Lallana (Liverpool), James Milner (Liverpool), Raheem Sterling (Manchester City), Jack Wilshere (Arsenal).
Strikers: Wayne Rooney (Manchester United), Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur), Jamie Vardy (Leicester City), Daniel Sturridge (Liverpool), Marcus Rashford (Manchester United).