Former Pompey youngster called up to England under-21s

Portsmouth-born John Swift has been called up to England's under-21s squad for the forthcoming international fixture against Norway.

Thursday, 25th August 2016, 3:59 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 5:26 pm
England under-21 international John Swift

The midfielder, who attended Brune Park School in Gosport and was released by the Blues as an Academy youngster, now plays for Championship side Reading.

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And having helped Gareth Southgate’s squad to Toulon tournament glory this summer, the former Chelsea man is now in line to earn his fourth under-21s cap in next month’s clash at the Colchester Community Stadium.