Vital Football

Latest Liverpool FC News

Liverpool: Robinson Gets England U21 Call

Liverpool: Robinson Gets England U21 Call

Full-back Jack Robinson has been promoted to England's U21 squad for the upcoming European Championship...

Liverpool left-back Jack Robinson has been called into Stuart Pearce's U21 squad for this summer's European Championship in Israel.

The Anfield youngster received a promotion from the U20 ranks after Southampton's Luke Shaw had to withdraw through a back injury.

There was also an alteration in midfield with Birmingham City winger Nathan Redmond replacing Andros Townsend after the Spurs man was charged with an alleged breach of betting rules.

Robinson's inclusion, added to the selections of Jordan Henderson, Jonjo Shelvey and Andre Wisdom, takes the club's tally in Pearce's squad to four.

Previously the 19-year-old, alongside Kop colleagues Conor Coady and Jon Flanagan, had been part of the England U20 setup preparing for an U20 FIFA World Cup in Turkey.

Robinson, who finished the domestic season on-loan at Wolverhampton Wanderers, shouldn't be fazed by the prospect however after featuring in several previous squads at the level and earning four caps.

The junior Three Lions go into the tournament off the back of an amazing run of nine straight victories without conceding a goal.

England's campaign starts with a game against Italy on June 5th and their group also contains Norway and the hosts Israel.

Follow me on Twitter @superbag

Not a Vital Liverpool member? It's a 100% free to join and get involved. Plus it only takes a few moments to sign up. Click here to become a member now!

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Gavin Kelley-Day
Date:Friday May 24 2013
Time: 6:03PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Liverpool Articles

Liverpool: Team News 15/16 - Swansea City (Away)

The line-ups are in ahead of this lunchtime's Premier League fixture between Swansea City and Liverpool at the Liberty Stadium

Liverpool: Stats Preview 15/16 - Swansea City (Away)

A selection of the best facts and stats as Liverpool prepare to take on Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium

Liverpool: Lawro Predicts 15/16 - Swansea City (Away)

Former Anfield defender Mark Lawrenson looks ahead to Sunday's Premier League fixture between Swansea City and Liverpool

Liverpool: Ref Watch 15/16 - Swansea City (Away)

The lowdown on the man in the middle for Sunday's trip to Swansea City

Archived Vital Liverpool Articles

Vital Liverpool articles from

Site Journalists

Gavin Kelley-Day
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Who Will Reach The Europa League Final?
Suggested By: Editor
Liverpool88%
Villarreal12%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Leicester City 35 22 10 3 76 30
2 Spurs 35 19 12 4 69 39
3 Arsenal 36 19 10 7 67 25
4 Man City 35 19 7 9 64 32
5 West Ham 35 15 14 6 59 17
6 Man Utd 34 17 8 9 59 12
7 Liverpool 34 15 10 9 55 13
8 Southampton 35 15 9 11 54 12
9 Stoke 36 13 9 14 48 -14
10 Chelsea 34 12 11 11 47 7
11 Everton 35 10 14 11 44 6
12 Watford 35 12 8 15 44 -6
13 WBA 36 10 11 15 41 -14
14 AFC Bournemouth 36 11 8 17 41 -20
15 Swansea 35 10 10 15 40 -15
16 Crystal Palace 36 10 9 17 39 -10
17 Newcastle 36 8 9 19 33 -25
18 Sunderland 35 7 11 17 32 -18
19 Norwich 35 8 7 20 31 -26
R Aston Villa 36 3 7 26 16 -45
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Liverpool Results (view all)

Liverpool Fixtures (view all)

May 7 2016 3:00PM : Watford (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 11 2016 8:00PM : Chelsea (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 15 2016 3:00PM : West Bromwich Albion (a)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.BigRed831