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Chalobah included in England U21's Euro squad

Chalobah included in England U21's Euro squad

On-loan midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah has been named in Stuart Pearce's England U21 squad for this summer's U21 European Championships.

Chalobah, 18, will travel to Israel for this June's U21 Championships after completing his first full season of professional football.

The Chelsea loanee has excelled in the centre of midfield for Watford, scoring five times in 38 outings for Gianfranco Zola's side.

Also included in Pearce's squad is former Hornet Marvin Sordell, as well as former loanees Henri Lansbury and Andros Townsend.

England will take on Italy, Norway and hosts Israel with the games broadcast live on Sky Sports.

Full England U21 Squad:

Goalkeepers: Jack Butland (Stoke City), Declan Rudd (Norwich City), Jason Steele (Middlesbrough)

Defenders: Steven Caulker (Tottenham Hotspur), Nathaniel Clyne (Southampton), Craig Dawson (West Bromwich Albion), Tom Lees (Leeds United), Danny Rose (Tottenham Hotspur), Luke Shaw (Southampton), Adam Smith (Tottenham Hotspur), Andre Wisdom (Liverpool)

Midfielders: Nathaniel Chalobah (Watford - loan from Chelsea), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Tom Ince (Blackpool), Henri Lansbury (Nottingham Forest), Jason Lowe (Blackburn Rovers), Josh McEachran (Chelsea), Callum McManaman (Wigan Athletic), Jonjo Shelvey (Liverpool), Andros Townsend (Queens Park Rangers - loan from Tottenham Hotspur)

Forwards: Marvin Sordell (Bolton Wanderers), Connor Wickham (Sunderland) & Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace - on loan from Manchester United).

Good luck, Nathaniel!



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Writer:Tom Bodell
Date:Tuesday May 14 2013
Time: 2:35PM

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