Tammy Abraham and Fikayo Tomori didn’t make the England choice for the World Cup qualifiers after switching alliances and snubbing Nigeria.
Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham was born within the UK to Nigerian mother and father, whereas AC Milan defender Fikayo Tomori was born in Calgary, Canada to Nigerian mother and father. However each declined the possibilities of representing Nigeria’s Tremendous Eagles.
In 2019, the 2 gamers modified their alliance after being drafted to England and went on to play within the Euro 2020 qualifiers in opposition to the Czech Republic and Bulgaria.
On the afternoon of Thursday, March 18, England coach Gareth Southgate referred to as up a robust crew of 26 for the World Cup qualifiers, and Tammy Abraham and Fikayo Tomori had been absent.
Nonetheless, Tammy is at the moment out as a result of a recurrence of an ankle damage that he initially suffered within the 2-2 attract January in opposition to Arsenal.
Tomori’s exclusion from the squad isn’t any shock, as he has fought for minutes since being loaned to AC Milan by Chelsea.
See the England crew in full.
Goalkeepers: Dean Henderson (Manchester United), Sam Johnstone (West Bromwich Albion), Nick Pope (Burnley)
Defenders: Ben Chilwell (Chelsea), Conor Coady (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Eric Dier (Tottenham Hotspur), Reece James (Chelsea), Harry Maguire (Manchester United), Tyrone Mings (Aston Villa), Luke Shaw (Manchester United), John Stones (Manchester Metropolis), Kieran Trippier (Atlético de Madrid), Kyle Walker (Manchester Metropolis)
Midfielders: Jude Bellingham (Borussia Dortmund), Phil Foden (Manchester Metropolis), Jesse Lingard (West Ham United, Manchester United mortgage), Mason Mount (Chelsea), Kalvin Phillips (Leeds United), Declan Rice (West Ham United ), James Ward-Prowse (Southampton)
Strikers: Dominic Calvert-Lewin (Everton), Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur), Marcus Rashford (Manchester United), Bukayo Saka (Arsenal), Raheem Sterling (Manchester Metropolis), Ollie Watkins (Aston Villa)