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Alexander-Arnold Named In England's World Cup Squad.

: 05/16/2018 - 15:46

Trent Alexander-Arnold has capped off a remarkable season for Liverpool by being named in England's World Cup squad.

The 19-year old is not the only uncapped player included in the 23, with Gareth Southgate also calling up Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope.

Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek gets the nod ahead of the likes of Jack Wilshere and in-form Jonjo Shelvey.

Liverpool right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold has been included in England's 23-man squad for the World Cup.

Manager Gareth Southgate has also named Manchester City midfielder Fabian Delph and Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope in his intended group for this summer's tournament in Russia.

Southgate has omitted goalkeeper Joe Hart, who has spent the past year on loan at West Ham and Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere.

Goalkeepers: Jack Butland (Stoke City), Jordan Pickford (Everton), Nick Pope (Burnley).

Defenders: John Stones (Manchester City), Harry Maguire (Leicester City), Phil Jones (Manchester Utd), Kyle Walker (Manchester City), Kieran Trippier (Tottenham Hotspur), Gary Cahill (Chelsea), Ashley Young (Manchester Utd), Danny Rose (Tottenham Hotspur), Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool).

Midfielders: Eric Dier (Tottenham Hotspur), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Dele Alli (Tottenham Hotspur), Jesse Lingard (Manchester Utd), Raheem Sterling (Manchester City), Ruben Loftus-Cheek (Chelsea), Fabian Delph (Manchester City).

Forwards: Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur), Jamie Vardy (Leicester City), Marcus Rashford (Manchester Utd), Danny Welbeck (Arsenal).

England begin their Group G campaign against Tunisia in Volgograd on June 18th, before games against Panama and Belgium.

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