Each team that qualified for this year’s world cup had to submit a list of 35 players to FIFA by 14 May 2018. In the following weeks, the teams had to narrow the list down to 23 players to be submitted by 4 June 2018.
Manchester United have 11 players going to the World Cup and they are as follows:
Congratulations to Phil Jones, Jesse Lingard, Marcus Rashford, and Ashley Young on making the cut and being chosen to represent England in the 2018 World Cup in Russia
Happy 26th birthday, Jonesy!!!.
Quote: Jose Mourinho
Jose Mourinho slams England’s treatment of Phil Jones
Phil Jones received a call up for England’s friendlies against Germany and Brazil. However, in true Jones fashion, he had to be subbed out in the 25th minute due to a thigh problem. The FA released a statement on Saturday evening by the FA that stated that Jones would not face Brazil on Tuesday’s friendly and that he had returned to Manchester for further treatment.