England coach Gareth Southgate has released a 23-man squad for their upcoming world cup qualifiers against Malta and Slovakia and of course, one name is expected to miss out and that’s Wayne Rooney.
England travels to Valletta to take on Malta on September 1 before hosting Slovakia on September 4.
The Squad In Full
Goalkeepers: Joe Hart, Jack Butland, Jordan Pickford, Tom Heaton
Defenders: Ryan Bertrand, Aaron Cresswell, Gary Cahill, Phil Jones, Harry Maguire, John Stones, Michael Keane, Chris Smalling, Kyle Walker, Kieran Trippier
Midfielders: Eric Dier, Nathaniel Chalobah, Jake Livermore, Jordan Henderson, Raheem Sterling, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Dele Alli, Jesse Lingard
Strikers: Marcus Rashford, Danny Welbeck, Harry Kane, Jamie Vardy, Daniel Sturridge, Jermaine Defoe