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3rd November 2011 22:19

Fairclough names 18-man squad
Wednesday 2nd November 2011


England C manager Paul Fairclough has named his 18-man squad to face Gibraltar at the Victoria Stadium on Tuesday, 15 November.

The match will be used as a warm-up for the 2012 International Challenge Trophy campaign which will take place in February.

Luton Town boast three players in the side, while Braintree Town and Fleetwood Town are represented by two players apiece.

England C Squad in full:

Preston EDWARDS (GK) - Ebbsfleet United

Jonathan HEDGE (GK) - Tamworth

Shane KILLOCK - AFC Telford United

Adam BOYES - Barrow

Kenny DAVIS - Braintree Town

Jai REASON - Braintree Town

Rory McAULEY - Cambridge United

Shaun BEELEY - Fleetwood Town

Junior BROWN - Fleetwood Town

Jamie TURLEY - Forest Green Rovers

Scott SPENCER - Hyde

Amari MORGAN-SMITH - Luton Town

Robbie WILLMOTT - Luton Town

Adam WATKINS - Luton Town

Lindon MEIKLE - Mansfield Town

Danny ROSE - Newport County

Connor JENNINGS - Stalybridge Celtic

Ashley CHAMBERS - York City



Meikle selected for England C
Posted on: Wed 02 Nov 2011

Industrious winger Lindon Meikle has been called to England C ahead of their Challenge Trophy match at Gibraltar later this month.

The ex-Eastwood Town player had been selected for Paul Fairclough's squad earlier this season to face India before the match was cancelled.

The match will be played at Victoria Stadium, Gibraltar on Tuesday 15 November.

Speaking to http://www.mansfieldtown.net, Meikle said: "I'm buzzing. I appreciate breaks like this in football. It means a lot. It proves to me that I am capable of playing at this level of football.

Said manager Paul Cox: "I'm 'over the moon' for Lindon. I've had him 'since he was a baby' at Eastwood and he has worked hard to deserve this chance."

The full England C squad is as follows:

Goalkeepers: Preston Edwards (Ebbsfleet United), Jonathan Hedge (Tamworth).

Defenders: Shane Killock (AFC Telford United), Shaun Beeley (Fleetwood Town), Junior Brown (Fleetwood Town), Jamie Turley (Forest Green Rovers).

Midfielders: Kenny Davis (Braintree Town), Jai Reason (Braintree Town), Rory McAuley (Cambridge United), Robbie Willmott (Luton Town), Adam Watkins (Luton Town), Lindon Meikle (Mansfield Town), Danny Rose (Newport County).

Forwards: Adam Boyes (Barrow), Scott Spencer (Hyde), Amari Morgan-Smith (Luton Town), Connor Jennings (Stalybridge Celtic), Ashley Chambers (York City).



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