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14th May 2012 12:19

Meikle receives England call up
mansfieldtown.net, Wed 09 May 2012

Winger Lindon Meikle has been called up to England C for the Three Lions' match against Russia next month.The Challenge Trophy Group A game will be played in the Khimky Arena, the home of the legendary Moscow Dynamo FC, on Tuesday 5 June.


Our manager Paul Cox said: "Lindon deserves all the accolades that come his way and this call up is recognition of his hard work this season.

"He will play a big part in Mansfield Town's future," he added.

Lindon, 24, is set to play his second match for the Three Lions after the ex-Eastwood winger made his national debut against Gibraltar in November last year.

Said Lindon: "I'm delighted to be called up again. It's always an honour to represent your country."England C Full Squad:


9 May 2012


England C squad travelling to Russia next month: Davis, McDonald (Braintree), McAuley (Camb U) Brown (Fleetwood), Forbes (Forest Green)...
Coulson & Garner (Ex-Grimsby), Ainge (Guiseley), Malbon, Johnson & Vincent (Kiddy), Gray (Luton), Meikle (Mansfield), Brogan (S Celtic)..
Hedge (Tamworth), Wilson (Vauhxhall Motors) and Chambers (York City)
Game in Moscow on June 5. Russia using it as a B team game - part of their masterplan to win 2018 World Cup on home soil


England 'C' Squad Named
9th May 2012


England 'C' manager Paul Fairclough has named eight new faces, including the Kidderminster Harriers trio of Anthony Malbon, Marvin Johnson and James Vincent, in his eighteen-man squad for what will be a very difficult International Challenge Trophy Group A fixture with Russia.

The match will be played in the Khimky Arena, the home of the legendary Moscow Dynamo, on Tuesday, 5th June.
In addition, three players from the Conference North are also making their first appearance in the squad in the shape of Guiseley's Simon Ainge, Stalybridge Celtic's Stephen Brogan and Vauxhall Motors' Josh Wilson who all receive call-ups after consistent performances during the season.
The remaining two new faces are Luton Town's exciting striker Andre Gray and the Braintree Town 'keeper Nathan McDonald.

England C Full Squad:
Kenny DAVIS - Braintree Town FC
Nathan McDONALD (GK) - Braintree Town FC
Rory McAULEY - Cambridge United FC
Junior BROWN - Fleetwood Town FC
Kieron FORBES - Forest Green Rovers FC
Scott GARNER - Grimsby Town FC
Michael COULSON - Grimsby Town FC
Simon AINGE - Guiseley FC
Anthony MALBON - Kidderminster Harriers FC
Marvin JOHNSON - Kidderminster Harriers FC
James VINCENT - Kidderminster Harriers FC
Andre GRAY - Luton Town FC
Lindon MEIKLE - Mansfield Town FC
Andrew OWENS - Southport FC
Stephen BROGAN - Stalybridge Celtic FC
Jonathan HEDGE (GK) - Tamworth FC
Joshua WILSON - Vauxhall Motors FC
Ashley CHAMBERS - York City FC


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