15:44 7th May 2014
by Steve Garland
City pair to face England at Liberty Stadium
City pair Declan John and Tommy O’Sullivan have been named in Geraint Williams’ Wales under-21 squad for their upcoming qualifier with England at the Liberty Stadium.
The young Welsh side will face England for a second qualifier against the home nation on Monday 19th May in Swansea, with two away fixtures to follow against Finland and Lithuania in September.
Wales currently sit in third position in Group 1 of the UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualifiers, nine points behind group leaders England with three games to play.
Both John and O’Sullivan featured for Wales in the previous encounter at Derby County’s iPro Stadium in March, a tie settled by a 56th minute strike from Norwich City’s Nathan Redmond to earn England the 1-0 win.
Full squad named by Geraint Williams:
Connor ROBERTS Cheltenham Town
Daniel WARD Liverpool
Morgan FOX Charlton Athletic
Kieron FREEMAN Derby County
Joe WALSH Crawley Town
Scott TANCOCK Swansea City
Lee LUCAS Swansea City
Declan JOHN Cardiff City
George RAY Crewe Alexandra
Tom O'SULLIVAN Cardiff City
Tom LAWRENCE Manchester United
Lloyd ISGROVE Southampton (Loan Peterborough United)
Lee EVANS Wolverhampton Wanderers
Wes BURNS Bristol City
Rob OGLEBY Wrexham
Gwion EDWARDS Swansea City (Loan Crawley Town)
Josh PRITCHARD Fulham
George WILLIAMS Fulham