Grimsby Town midfielder Elliot Embleton has been called up to the England U20 squad for their friendlies with Portugal and Poland at the end of March.
The midfielder will be away for England U20’s game with Poland at St George’s Park on Thursday, March 21 (2pm) and for the clash with Portugal at Estádio Municipal 25 de Abril, Portugal, on Tuesday, March 26 (6pm).
Embleton, who is on loan from Sky Bet League One side Sunderland, will be return on Wednesday, March 27, and will therefore miss our Sky Bet League Two clash with Bury at Blundell Park on Saturday, March 23.
The 19-year-old has scored four goals in 29 appearances in all competitions on loan with the Mariners this season.
We wish Embleton all the best for his international call-up with the England U20 squad!