Source: The FA

Young Lionesses U17 Squad named for Euro Qualifiers in Serbia

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John Griffiths has named his England Women’s Under-17s squad for the final round of Euro qualifiers later this month.

The Young Lionesses will travel to Serbia for matches against the host nation (on Thursday 24 March), Iceland (Saturday 26 March) and Belgium (Tuesday 29 March).

The team that tops the group will make it through to the eight-team Finals, which will take place in Belarus in May.

All 18 players were in USA last month for three testing friendly matches, against the hosts, Japan and South Korea.

Full Squad:

Goalkeepers: Ellie Roebuck (Manchester City), Katie Startup (Gillingham)

Defenders: Flo Allen (Bristol Academy), Taylor Hinds (Arsenal), Lois Joel (Chelsea), Anna Patten (Arsenal), Kelsey Pearson (Blackburn Rovers), Lotte Wubben-Moy (Arsenal)

Midfielders: Hannah Cain (Sheffield United), Niamh Charles (Liverpool), Anna Filbey (Arsenal), Laura Hooper (Arsenal), Hollie Olding (Brighton &Hove Albion), Grace Smith (Aston Villa), Georgia Stanway (Manchester City), Ella Toone (Blackburn Rovers)

Forwards: Ellie Brazil (Birmingham City), Alessia Russo (Chelsea).


England 3 – 1 Serbia,  England: Pattern 40′, Brazil 59′, Filbey 73′ Serbia: Poljak 38′

England 5 – 0 Iceland Niamh Charles (2), Georgia Stanway, Hannah Cain, Alessia Russo

England have qualified for the Euro Finals after winning two of their matches.

Report courtesy of the FA