Youngster selected for England U19s...
GOALKEEPER Josef Bursik has been called up to the England U19 squad for a trio of UEFA European U19 Championship Elite Round matches later this month.
The 18-year-old shot-stopper will link up with Keith Downing’s squad next week aiming to seal a place in this summer’s finals which will be held in Armenia.
The Young Lions play three games against Czech Republic, Greece and Denmark, with only the nation who finishes top of the four nation group progressing to July’s finals.
England kick-off against the Czechs first on Wednesday 20 March, before they tackle Greece in the second game on Saturday 23 March.
The final game with Denmark takes place on Tuesday 26 March, with all three games being staged at St. George’s Park*.
Goalkeepers: Josef Bursik (AFC Telford United, loan from Stoke City), Billy Crellin (Fleetwood Town), Thomas McGill (Basingstoke, loan from Brighton & Hove Albion)
Defenders: Max Aarons (Norwich City), Timothy Eyoma (Totteham Hotspur), Lewis Gibson (Everton), Marc Guehi (Chelsea), Tariq Lamptey (Chelsea), Jonathan Panzo (Monaco), Bukayo Saka (Arsenal), Steven Sessegnon (Fulham)
Midfielders: Conor Gallagher (Chelsea), Morgan Gibbs-White (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Rekeem Harper (West Bromwich Albion), George McEachran (Chelsea), Felix Nmecha (Manchester City)
Forwards: Arvin Appiah (Nottingham Forest), Angel Gomes (Manchester United), Danny Loader (Reading), Ian Poveda-Ocampo
(Manchester City), Stephen Walker (MK Dons, loan from Middlesbrough)
* Invited guests only