Leeds United trio named in England U19s squad

Leeds United trio named in England U19s squad

Young Lions to face Scotland in double header

Leeds United trio Charlie Cresswell, Joe Gelhardt and Sam Greenwood have been named in the latest England U19s squad for their upcoming fixtures.

Joe Gelhardt and Sam Greenwood have impressed since joining the club in the summer, whilst Charlie Cresswell made his senior debut against Hull City in last month's Carabao Cup tie.

The Young Lions will kick-off their new campaign with a double header against Scotland at St. George’s Park in October.

Under the charge of Ian Foster, England's U19s will face Scotland at the national football centre on Thursday 8 and Sunday 11 October.

The games could see the three players also come up against their fellow U23s teammate Stuart McKinstry, who has been named in Scotland's squad.

England U19s Squad:

Goalkeepers: Coniah Boyce-Clarke (Reading), Louie Moulden (Manchester City), James Trafford (Manchester City)

Defenders: Levi Colwill (Chelsea), Charlie Cresswell (Leeds United), Kaine Kesler (Aston Villa), Teden Mengi (Manchester United), Luke Matheson (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Haydon Roberts (Brighton & Hove Albion), Dynel Simeu (Chelsea), Nathan Wood (Middlesbrough)

Midfielders: Miguel Azeez (Arsenal), Lewis Bate (Chelsea), Yunus Musah (Valencia), Jensen Weir (Brighton & Hove Albion)

Forwards: Harvey Elliott (Liverpool), Joe Gelhardt (Leeds United), Sam Greenwood (Leeds United), James McAtee (Manchester City), Noni Madueke (PSV Eindhoven), Alex Mighten (Nottingham Forest), Cole Palmer (Manchester City), Morgan Rogers (Manchester City)