England squad: Ivan Toney called up for Nations League matches


Toney scored 14 goals in all competitions for Brentford last season
Dates: September 23-26 Places: San Siro (Milan), Wembley
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England manager Gareth Southgate has called up Brentford striker Ivan Toney for this month’s Nations League games with Italy and Germany.

Toney, 26, has scored five goals in six Premier League games this season.

Goalkeeper Dean Henderson and defenders Eric Dier and Ben Chilwell have been recalled for England’s final games before the World Cup in Qatar.

Midfielder Jordan Henderson and goalkeeper Jordan Pickford are out due to injury.

Defender Ben White and midfielder Conor Gallagher miss out.

England will face Italy at the San Siro in Milan on September 23 and Germany at Wembley on September 26.

The World Cup starts on November 20.

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England team

Goalkeepers: Nick Pope (Newcastle), Aaron Ramsdale (Arsenal), Dean Henderson (Nottingham Forest, on loan from Manchester United).

Defenders: Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool), Ben Chilwell (Chelsea), Conor Coady (Wolves on loan at Everton), Eric Dier (Tottenham), Marc Guehi (Crystal Palace), Reece James (Chelsea), Harry Maguire (Manchester United), Luke Shaw (Manchester United), John Stones (Manchester City), Fikayo Tomori (AC Milan), Kieran Trippier (Newcastle), Kyle Walker (Manchester City).

Midfielders: Jude Bellingham (Borussia Dortmund), Mason Mount (Chelsea), Kalvin Phillips (Manchester City), Declan Rice (West Ham), James Ward-Prowse (Southampton).

Forwards: Tammy Abraham (Roma), Jarrod Bowen (West Ham), Phil Foden (Manchester City), Jack Grealish (Manchester City), Harry Kane (Tottenham), Bukayo Saka (Arsenal), Raheem Sterling (Chelsea), Ivan Toney (Brentford) .

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