England U21 boss Boothroyd ready to give Chelsea youngster debut against Kazakhstan
Boothroyd says he would have no qualms about picking the in-form teenager to start against Kazakhstan in place of Rashford.
And that would give Abraham, 19, the chance to copy the Manchester United youngster, who marked his only Under-21s appearance last month with a hat-trick.
That display in a 6-1 win against Norway earned Rashford a promotion to the senior squad with Abraham elevated from the under-19s.
The Chelsea striker has scored 11 goals in 14 games on loan for Bristol City and that could see him start today with England needing one win from two games to qualify for Euro 2017.
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