England Women u19 will carry on the Euro preparation with an away friendly in Finland at the end of the month. Two Arsenal forwards have been selected for the fixture.
Development team winger Jess N’Gunga and captain Anna Filbey, who recently made her first-team debut in the Conti Cup, are both selected for the friendly, to be played at the Eerikkilä Sports Institute on Friday, November 24, 1pm.
Former Gunner Lotte Wubben-Moy is also selected, although the game might clash with the NCAA finals.
The full squad is:
Goalkeepers: Emily Ramsey (Liverpool), Katie Startup (Charlton Athletic – on loan from Chelsea).
Defenders: Esme Morgan (Manchester City), Ellie Fletcher (Liverpool), Grace Smith (University of West Virginia), Lotte Wubben-Moy (University of North Carolina), Poppy Pattinson (Manchester City), Flo Allen (Bristol City), Kelsey Pearson (Blackburn Rovers), Beth O’Donnell Manchester City).
Midfielders: Connie Scofield (Birmingham City), Jessie Jones (Yeovil Town), Rebecca Rayner (Doncaster Rovers Belles), Lauren Hemp (Bristol City)
Forwards: Jessica Ngunga (Arsenal), Ella Toone (Manchester City), Isabella Sibley (Chelsea), Hannah Cain (Sheffield FC), Anna Filbey (Arsenal), Paige Sawyer (Yeovil Town).
England will try to qualify for the Euros in the Elite Round to be played April 2-10 or June 4-12. They will be one of the seven top seeds alongside the Netherlands, France, Czech Republic, Spain (holders), Denmark and Norway for the draw to be made in Nyon on November 24.
England should also take part in the annual La Manga u19 tournament in March near Murcia, Spain.