Crystal Palace defender Marc Guehi has been left out of England’s squad going for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. Guehi has been impressive at Crystal Palace after joining them from Chelsea last season. He was expected to make it into the squad but it now seems he will not be going to Qatar with Gareth Southgate’s squad.
Crystal Palace coach Patrick Vierra has spoken about Guehi not being selected for World Cup.
“It’s a good time for a break!”
He said talking in a press conference, he said his side will have a chance to “recharge” during World Cup. He also admits that he’s spoken to “dissappointed” Marc Guehi after he missed out England squad.
The England squad was unveiled on Thursday, Southgate has selected a blend of younger and experienced players. There are 13 players in the squad who will be heading to their first world cup.
Gareth Southgate’s full squad
Goalkeepers: Jordan Pickford (Everton),
Nick Pope (Newcastle United),
Aaron Ramsdale (Arsenal)
Defenders: Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool), Conor Coady (Everton, loan from Wolverhampton Wanderers), Eric Dier (Tottenham Hotspur), Harry Maguire (Manchester United), Luke Shaw (Manchester United), John Stones (Manchester City), Kieran Trippier (Newcastle United), Kyle Walker (Manchester City), Ben White (Arsenal)
Midfielders: Jude Bellingham (Borussia Dortmund), Conor Gallagher (Chelsea), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Mason Mount (Chelsea), Kalvin Phillips (Manchester City), Declan Rice (West Ham United),
Forwards: Phil Foden (Manchester City), Jack Grealish (Manchester City), Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur), James Maddison (Leicester City), Marcus Rashford (Manchester United), Bukayo Saka (Arsenal), Raheem Sterling (Chelsea), Callum Wilson (Newcastle United)
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