Euro 2016: Doncaster lad Danny Rose named in England squad

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Doncaster-born Danny Rose has been named in England's 23-man squad for Euro 2016.

The Tottenham Hotspur defender, 25, will compete with Southampton's Ryan Bertrand for the left back slot.

Rose made his England debut in the memorable 3-2 friendly win over Germany in Berlin in March.

He played for Barnby Dun Colts in the Doncaster Junior Sunday League before joining Leeds United on schoolboy forms at the age of 12 and then signing for Spurs in 2007.

England begin their Group B campaign against Russia on 11 June, before facing Wales (16 June) and Slovakia (20 June).

They face Portugal in their final warm-up game on Thursday.

Squad

Goalkeepers: Joe Hart (Manchester City), Fraser Forster (Southampton), Tom Heaton (Burnley).

Defenders: Gary Cahill (Chelsea), Chris Smalling (Manchester United), John Stones (Everton), Kyle Walker (Tottenham Hotspur), Ryan Bertrand (Southampton), Danny Rose (Tottenham Hotspur), Nathaniel Clyne (Liverpool).

Midfielders: Dele Alli (Tottenham Hotspur), Ross Barkley (Everton), Eric Dier (Tottenham Hotspur), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Adam Lallana (Liverpool), James Milner (Liverpool), Raheem Sterling (Manchester City), Jack Wilshere (Arsenal).

Strikers: Wayne Rooney (Manchester United), Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur), Jamie Vardy (Leicester City), Daniel Sturridge (Liverpool), Marcus Rashford (Manchester United).