Newcastle United striker Callum Wilson has been recalled to the England squad by manager Gareth Southgate for their final two Euro 2024 qualifiers.

Wilson has scored seven English Premier League goals this season, but sustained a hamstring injury as Newcastle lost at Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday.

Tottenham midfielder James Maddison and Arsenal forward Bukayo Saka are also in despite injury worries.

England play Malta on the 17th of November and North Macedonia on 20th of November.

Southgate’s side have already qualified for the tournament in Germany next June and July after a 3-1 win against Italy in October.

Chelsea forward Raheem Sterling, who has has 82 caps and 20 goals for England, is left out of a fifth successive squad.

Aston Villa striker Ollie Watkins retains his place after his first inclusion since March 2022 for the October international matches, while Jordan Henderson, who joined Saudi Arabian side Al-Ettifaq from Liverpool in July, also keeps his spot.

Arsenal striker Eddie Nketiah and Manchester City defender John Stones are both out injured.


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