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COLE KPEKAWA ADDED TO ENGLAND U20 SQUAD

  • Cole Kpekawa added to England U20 squad
  • QPR youngster set to head to Germany for Mercedes-Benz Elite Cup
  • Kpekawa in squad for matches against Netherlands, Turkey and Germany
  • Fullback was added to Keith Downing’s squad in September for matches against Czech Republic

DEFENDER Cole Kpekawa has been called into England’s Under-20 squad on Sunday evening.


The QPR fullback was a late edition to Keith Downing’s Three Lions team for the Mercedes-Benz Elite Cup set to take place in Germany.


England face Netherlands, Turkey and hosts Germany in the German towns of Ulm and Heidenheim.


Kpekawa was called-up last month to the Under-20 side for the first time for two matches against the Czech Republic. 


He started in a 5-0 win at St. George’s Park before coming off the bench in a 1-0 defeat at Shrewsbury Town’s Greenhous Meadow.


England travel to Germany on Monday and they start the competition on Wednesday 7 October against the Dutch at the Arena Heidenheim.


They will then play Turkey three days later at the Donaustadion in Ulm, before they return to Heidenheim for the final match of the competition with Germany on Tuesday 13 October.


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