Gabby George joins England women’s squad after two players withdraw

Gabby George gets England call up.
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Gabby George has been called up to the England women’s senior squad following the  withdrawal of  two players.

The Everton defender will join the 24-player squad with Lauren Hemp and Jordan Nobbs withdrawing today due to injury.

Both Hemp and Nobbs will return to their clubs to receive treatment.

The squad will travel to Spain today to take on their fellow 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup finalists Japan and Norway at the Pinatar Arena football centre in Murcia.

The fixtures see Japan up first on Friday 11 November (KO 8pm CET, 7pm GMT), followed by a meeting with Norway on Tuesday 15 November (KO 8pm CET, 7pm GMT).

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