England call up for Maguire junior and his Chesterfield team-mate

Chesterfield youngster Laurence Maguire will follow in his brother's footsteps and pull on an England jersey.

Tuesday, 25th September 2018, 15:40 pm
Updated Tuesday, 25th September 2018, 14:42 pm
Chesterfield FC v Dover Athletic, Laurence Maguire

The centre-half, younger brother of Leicester City and England defender Harry, has been called up for the England C squad.

Maguire, along with Spireites team-mate Jerome Binnom-Williams, will join up with what is effectively the non-league England team for a clash with Estonia U23s next month.

The game takes place at Leyton Orient’s Breyer Group Stadium on 10th October.

Three Lions C manager Paul Fairclough has selected a 16-man squad for the game, picked from players aged 23 and under who represent clubs from the National League and below.

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It’s been quite the year for the Maguire family, of Mosborough in Sheffield.

Harry was one of the stars of the England team that reached the World Cup semi-finals in Russia.

Laurence, 21, has played in nine of Chesterfield’s 12 games in the National League so far this season.

Binnom-Williams, a left wing-back by trade, has started eight of his club’s matches having missed the opening day with injury and then sat out three games through suspension.