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Plenty of England Fans Have No Idea How Dominic Solanke Has Won a Senior Call-up

Plenty of England Fans Have No Idea How Dominic Solanke Has Won a Senior Call-up

Dominic Solanke has been called-up to the senior England squad and the country’s fans have absolutely no idea why or how the decision was made.

Following the 0-0 draw with Germany on Friday night, Gareth Southgate’s men will take on the mighty Brazil on Tuesday, where Liverpool striker Solanke could very well make his full debut.

Following the withdrawals of Harry Kane, Harry Winks, Dele Alli, Raheem Sterling, Fabian Delph and Jordan Henderson, Southgate has been forced to name an experimental squad but turning to Solanke has still caused many raised eyebrows.

The 20-year-old was awarded the Golden Ball as player of the tournament during the summer’s Under-20 World Cup, where he bagged four goals, but that’s still not enough for some fans:

It seems the likes of Jack Wilshere and Dominic Calvert-Lewin would have been more favourable call-ups ahead of Solanke – but what do you think?

Let us know in the comments section below…

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