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Jack Grealish called up to England squad for summer tournament

Jack Grealish has made the cut for the UEFA U21 European Championship

France v England - U21 International Friendly Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

Jack Grealish has made the cut for Aidy Boothroyd’s England squad for this month’s U21 European Championship.

Grealish had a strong chance of missing out on the final cut after a mixed year for Aston Villa, but will be part of a squad made up of some serious talent - Chelsea’s Tammy Abraham, Arsenal’s Rob Holding stand out due to their impact this past season.

England will face the youth teams of Sweden, Slovakia and Poland on the 16th, 19th and 22nd of June respectively in the group stage of the tournament.

The full squad is below:

Goalkeepers: Angus Gunn (Manchester City), Jonathan Mitchell (Derby County), Jordan Pickford (Sunderland).

Defenders: Calum Chambers (Arsenal), Ben Chilwell (Leicester City), Kortney Hause (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Rob Holding (Arsenal), Mason Holgate (Everton), Dominic Iorfa (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Alfie Mawson (Swansea City), Jack Stephens (Southampton), Matt Targett (Southampton).

Midfielders: Lewis Baker (Chelsea), Nathaniel Chalobah (Chelsea), Jack Grealish (Aston Villa), Will Hughes (Derby County), John Swift (Reading), James Ward-Prowse (Southampton)

Forwards: Tammy Abraham (Chelsea), Demarai Gray (Leicester City), Jacob Murphy (Norwich City), Nathan Redmond (Southampton), Cauley Woodrow (Fulham)