Garner receives England U21s call-up

Wednesday 25 May 2022 12:00

Manchester United midfielder James Garner, currently on loan at Nottingham Forest, has been called up to England's Under-21s side.

Lee Carsley's side have four fixtures in their UEFA U21 Euro qualifying group as they take on Czech Republic, Kosovo, Albania and Slovenia, all in the space of 10 days in June.

Garner is a part of the 24-man squad, having also played in March’s fixtures against Andorra and Albania.

The Young Lions are currently sat in second place in their qualifying group, and take on leaders Czech Republic on Friday 3 June to begin the busy schedule.

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Goalkeepers: Joe Bursik (Stoke City), James Trafford (Bolton Wonderers, loan from Manchester City), Carl Rushworth (Walsall, loan from Brighton & Hove Albion)

Defenders: Max Aarons (Norwich City), Charlie Cresswell (Leeds United), Taylor Harwood-Bellis (Stoke City, loan from Manchester City), Levi Colwill (Huddersfield Town, loan from Chelsea), James Hill (AFC Bournemouth), Luke Thomas (Leicester City), Ben Johnson (West Ham United), Djed Spence (Nottingham Forest, loan from Middlesbrough)

Midfielders: Tommy Doyle (Cardiff City, loan from Manchester City), Jimmy Garner (Nottingham Forest, loan from Manchester United), Morgan Gibbs-White (Sheffield United, loan from Wolverhampton Wanderers), Jacob Ramsey (Aston Villa), Curtis Jones (Liverpool), Harvey Elliott (Liverpool), Ryan Sessegnon (Tottenham Hotspur)

Forwards: Cameron Archer (Preston North End, loan from Aston Villa), Flo Balogun (Middlesbrough, loan from Arsenal), Anthony Gordon (Everton), Angel Gomes (Lille), Keane Lewis-Potter (Hull City), Emile Smith Rowe (Arsenal)