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James Crawley


Posted Friday, November 9th 2018

Dasilva gets the call for England double-header

Jay Dasilva has been called up for England Under-21s duty this month.

The left-back, a regular captain of the squad, has been named in Aidy Boothroyd squad to face Italy U21s and Denmark U21s.

Former City loanee Cauley Woodrow scored the last time England U21s played Denmark - a 4-0 win back in March 2017.

It's the perfect opportunity for the Young Lions to continue their 2019 European Championship preparations, which will be held in Italy next summer.

England discover who they will face at the Euros when the draw takes place in Bologna on Friday, November 23rd.

Dasilva, on a season-long loan at City from Chelsea, has made eight appearances for the Robins.

Dasilva on England duty:

  • Thursday, November 15th - Italy v England, Stadio Paolo Mazza, Ferrara (5.30pm KO, GMT)
  • Tuesday, November 20th – Denmark v England, Blue Water Arena, Esbjerg (5pm KO, GMT)