Liverpool - Liverpool: Robinson Gets England U21 Call
UK time is: 02:20:06
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

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!

Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

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

The Journalist

Writer: Gavin Kelley-Day Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday May 24 2013

Time: 6:03PM


Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Liverpool Articles

Archived Liverpool Articles

List All Vital Liverpool Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Paul Dawson 72
2. The Bagman 11
3. RDD 2

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Everton 8 3 4 1 4 13
8. Spurs 8 3 4 1 4 13
9. Southampton 8 3 3 2 3 12
10. Liverpool 8 3 3 2 -2 12
11. Swansea 8 2 4 2 0 10
12. Watford 8 2 4 2 -1 10
13. Norwich 8 2 3 3 -2 9

Liverpool Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Match Analysis - Swansea City 2-2 Tottenham Hotspur
» Swansea : 09/10/2015 22:06:01
Big Sam Takes Charge At Sunderland
» Sunderland : 09/10/2015 21:02:01
Liverpool: Owners Felt A 'Connection' With Klopp
» Liverpool : 09/10/2015 18:00:00
Bennett Joins Bristol City
» Norwich : 09/10/2015 17:31:01
Blow for José, joy for Chelsea faithful
» Chelsea : 09/10/2015 17:00:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will Jürgen Klopp Be A Success?
Suggested By:  Editor
Yes, Without Doubt 51%
More Than Likely 33%
Not Sure 16%
Doubtful 0%
Definitely Not 0%