England are the 'laughing stock of world football' but here are 10 young Lions who could soon lift the gloom
It’s not easy being an England supporter right now after Sam Allardyce’s swift departure as manager followed the embarrassing defeat to Iceland at Euro 2016.
But as Gareth Southgate prepares to lead the team into the World Cup qualifiers against Malta and Slovenia, it’s not all doom and gloom for international football in this country either.
Sportsmail takes a look at 10 young players who are giving us reason to be optimistic about the future.
BAKER STATS 2011 England U17 7 (1)
2013–2014 England U19 14 (9)
2014–2015 England U20 7 (1)
2015– England U21 8 (4)
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