Five North East players in England U20 squad

Have your say

MIDDLESBROUGH today had three players named in England’s provisional 35-man squad for this summer’s Under-20 World Cup.

Adam Reach, Luke Williams and keeper Connor Ripley have been named in Peter Taylor’s initial group, alongside Newcastle striker Adam Campbell and midfielder Gael Bigirimana.

The competition will be staged in Turkey in June and July. England are in Group E alongside Iraq, Egypt and Chile.