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Lowe gets England call

Posted: Tue 14 May 2013
Author: rovers.co.uk

Jason Lowe has been named in England's squad for next month's UEFA Under-21 European Championships.

The Rovers midfielder is included in Stuart Pearce's 23-man squad for the finals that take place in Israel early June.

After finishing their qualification group with a record of seven wins from eight games, England will go into the competition with confidence. Particularly after winning their last nine matches and not conceding a goal.

The young lions start the finals against Italy on June 5th in Tel Aviv before facing familiar foes Norway three days later.

England's Under-21s finish the group stages against host nation Israel in Jerusalem on June 11th.

Squad in full: Jack Butland (Stoke City), Declan Rudd (Norwich City), Jason Steele (Middlesbrough), Steven Caulker (Tottenham Hotspur), Nathaniel Clyne (Southampton), Craig Dawson (West Bromwich Albion), Tom Lees (Leeds United), Danny Rose (Tottenham Hotspur), Luke Shaw (Southampton), Adam Smith (Tottenham Hotspur), Andre Wisdom (Liverpool), Nat Chalobah (Watford - loan from Chelsea), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Tom Ince (Blackpool), Henri Lansbury (Nottingham Forest), Jason Lowe (Blackburn Rovers), Josh McEachran (Chelsea), Callum McManaman (Wigan Athletic), Jonjo Shelvey (Liverpool), Andros Townsend (Queens Park Rangers - loan from Tottenham Hotspur), Marvin Sordell (Bolton Wanderers), Connor Wickham (Sunderland), Wilfried Zaha (Crystal Palace - on loan from Manchester United).