On Tuesday, head coach Gareth Southgate released the provisional 33-man squad for this summer’s Euro 2020. The final 26-man squad will be announced on Tuesday, 1 June.
Dean Henderson (Manchester United), Sam Johnstone (West Bromwich), Jordan Pickford (Everton), Aaron Ramsdale (Sheffield United), are the four goalkeepers chosen. Interestingly, two of them saw their teams relegated this season.
The defenders include Atletico Madrid’s La Liga winner Kieran Trippier, who is joined by Kyle Walker (Man City), John Stones (Man City), Luke Shaw (Man Utd), Harry Maguire (Man Utd), Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool), Tyrone Mings (Aston Villa), Reece James (Chelsea), Conor Coady (Wolves), Ben Chilwell (Chelsea), Ben Godfrey (Everton) and Ben White (Brighton).
In midfield, the 17-year-old Jude Bellingham (Borussia Dortmund) stands out. Mason Mount (Chelsea), Declan Rice (West Ham), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Kalvin Phillips (Leeds), Jesse Lingard (Man Utd) and James Ward-Prowse (Southampton) were also called up.
In attack, Southgate put his faith in Harry Kane (Tottenham), Marcus Rashford (Man Utd), Raheem Sterling (Man City), Dominic Calvert-Lewin (Everton), Phil Foden (Man City), Jack Grealish (Aston Villa), Mason Greenwood (Man Utd), Ollie Watkins (Aston Villa), Jadon Sancho (Borussia Dortmund) and Bukayo Saka (Arsenal).
England will make their debut on 13 June against Croatia, then face Scotland (18 June) and complete their group stage participation against the Czech Republic (22 June).