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Stones? Bamford? Shaw? Players who may make late surge for England's Euros squad


England’s match against San Marino in a World Cup qualifier does not take place until March 25th, but already Gareth Southgate looks like he has some tough decisions to make.The European Championship preparations are proving tricky throughout the pandemic, with the final make-up of the tournament and locations still not certain, and there are still big questions for England to answer about the composition of their squad.


Not only have a raft of youngsters forced their way into Southgate’s plans, there are some players who have not been involved with the national team for a while who could well be back in contention.


And that’s before we get to those pushing for their first call-ups and caps.


At major tournaments, there is usually at least one surprise pick.


So who might it be?


Excluding players who have been involved in the past three squads, clearly indicating they are in Southgate’s thoughts, The Athletic’s writers walk you...






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