Two changes to Lionesses squad

Hannah Blundell at an England training camp
Hannah Blundell is called up. (Photo: Lynne Cameron for The FA)

Injuries have meant two changes to Phil Neville’s Lionesses squad for the friendlies with Belgium and Norway.

New Lyon signing Alex Greenwood and Fran Kirby of Chelsea have withdrawn from the camp for the games this Thursday and next Tuesday.

Called up in their place are the hugely experienced Fara Williams and Hannah Blundell who made her senior England debut just last year.

Both matches are being televised live on the BBC.

Fara Williams at an England training camp
Veteran Fara Williams back in the squad. (Photo: Lynne Cameron for The FA)

England Squad

Goalkeepers: Mary Earps (Manchester United), Sandy MacIver (Clemson University), Ellie Roebuck (Manchester City), Carly Telford (Chelsea)

Defenders: Hannah Blundell (Chelsea), Millie Bright (Chelsea), Rachel Daly (Houston Dash), Steph Houghton (Manchester City), Aoife Mannion (Manchester City), Abbie McManus (Manchester United), Anna Patten (University of South Carolina), Demi Stokes (Manchester City), Leah Williamson (Arsenal)

Midfielders: Lucy Bronze (Lyon), Jade Moore (Reading), Lucy Staniforth (Birmingham City), Georgia Stanway (Manchester City), Keira Walsh (Manchester City), Fara Williams (Reading)

Forwards: Toni Duggan (Atletico Madrid), Bethany England (Chelsea), Beth Mead (Arsenal), Nikita Parris (Lyon), Jodie Taylor (Seattle Reign).

Four debutants in England squad

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