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Johnstone named in England squad for World Cup qualifiers

Sam Johnstone England

Albion goalkeeper Sam Johnstone has been named in Gareth Southgate’s England squad for their upcoming FIFA World Cup qualifiers in September.

The Baggies No.1 spent the summer with the Three Lions as they reached the UEFA EURO 2020 final at Wembley, losing to Italy on penalties.

Johnstone’s side have three Group I qualifiers, starting with a trip to Hungary on Thursday, September 2 (ko 7.45pm) before they host Andorra at Wembley on Sunday, September 5 (ko 5pm).

The Three Lions, who currently sit top of the group with nine points from three matches, finish with an away game in Poland on Wednesday, September 8 (ko 7.45pm).

We would like to wish Sam all the best during his time away with England.

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