Eberechi Eze receives England’s first call-up for Euro 2024 qualifiers | Football News – trendswire
The 24-year-old Eze, who has impressed with his performances at Crystal Palace, was the only non-international player included in the 25-man squad for the two Group C games.
England will face Malta and north macedonia at home in their quest to secure qualification for the European Championship.
Alongside Eze, defender for Brighton & Hove Albion lewis matt he earned a call-up after winning a cap for England in 2018. Also, Aston Villa defender Tyrone Mings returned to the team.
However, there was no place in the squad for Chelsea striker Raheem Sterling, who was not called up for the upcoming qualifiers.
England currently sit top of Group C following impressive away wins against Italy and Ukraine in their previous matches.
Eze’s inclusion in the national team highlights his growing stature in English football and presents an opportunity for him to showcase his skills on the international stage.
Fans will eagerly await his potential debut and hope for a successful campaign as England continue their journey towards Euro 2024 qualification.
Goalkeepers: Sam Johnstone (Crystal Palace), Jordan Pickford (Everton), Aaron Ramsdale (Arsenal)
Defenders: Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool), Lewis Dunk (Brighton & Hove Albion), Marc Guehi (Crystal Palace), Harry Maguire (Manchester United), Tyrone Mings (Aston Villa), Luke Shaw (Manchester United), John Stones (Manchester City) ) ), Kieran Trippier (Newcastle United), Kyle Walker (Manchester City)
Midfielders: Jude Bellingham (Borussia Dortmund), Eberechi Eze (Crystal Palace), Conor Gallagher (Chelsea), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Kalvin Phillips (Manchester City), Declan Rice (West Ham United)
Forward: Phil Foden (Manchester City), Jack Grealish (Manchester City), Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur), James Maddison (Leicester City), Marcus Rashford (Manchester United), Bukayo Saka (Arsenal), Callum Wilson (Newcastle United)