Academy duo receive England call

By SFC Media time Fri 04 Oct International
Photo by James Bridle | Callum Slattery

Southampton youngsters Callum Slattery and Jack Bycroft have been called into the England Under-20 and Under-19 squads respectively for fixtures over the next 10 days.

Under-23s captain, Slattery, will be part of the squad to take part in two Euro Elite League fixtures against Italy and Czech Republic.


Also nominated for Premier League 2 Player of the Month, the 20-year-old will head to Parma with his team-mates before returning to take on their Czech counterparts at Colchester United’s Weston Homes Stadium.

England are currently are unbeaten after their opening two fixtures, sitting fourth in the table.

Joining Slattery in representing the Three Lions will be young goalkeeper Bycroft who links up with the Under-19 squad.  

Jack Bycroft during a Southampton FC training session while on their Pre Season trip to Macau, China, 22nd July 2019
Jack Bycroft (Photo: Matt Watson)

Signing a first professional contract with the club last year, the 18-year-old will now look to make his international bow in the International Marbella Cup.

Marbella Football Centre will hosts fixtures against France and Belgium.

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