Date: 25th May 2017 at 8:53pm
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Arsenal’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has been called up by England manager Gareth Southgate for the coming international games.

England travel to Hampden Park on Saturday June 10 for the World Cup qualifier against Scotland and then we head to France for a friendly tie on Tuesday June 13.

England currently lead the Group F table after the first five games of the qualification stage, and Scotland are in fourth place on seven points.

The headline omission from the squad once again is Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney, with Gareth Southgate stating simply that ‘we’ve a lot of players playing exceptionally well in the area of the pitch that Wayne plays’ and with him only starting 15 Premier League games for his club that is also an issue, as it was in March’s international break.

There is a debut call up for Tottenham Hotspur’s Kieran Trippier and Jack Butland returns following the ankle break he suffered in the game against Germany back in March 2016.

Burnley’s Michael Keane and Everton’s Ross Barkley miss out with injury, but relegated Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson returns to the squad although he’s yet to be capped.

Full squad:

Jack Butland (Stoke), Fraser Forster (Southampton), Joe Hart (Torino, on loan from Man City), Tom Heaton (Burnley).

Ryan Bertrand (Southampton), Gary Cahill (Chelsea), Nathaniel Clyne (Liverpool), Aaron Cresswell (West Ham), Ben Gibson (Middlesbrough), Phil Jones (Man Utd), Chris Smalling (Man Utd), John Stones (Man City), Kieran Trippier (Tottenham), Kyle Walker (Tottenham).

Dele Alli (Tottenham), Eric Dier (Tottenham), Adam Lallana (Liverpool), Jesse Lingard (Man Utd), Jake Livermore (West Brom), Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal), Raheem Sterling (Man City).

Jermain Defoe (Sunderland), Harry Kane (Tottenham), Marcus Rashford (Man Utd), Jamie Vardy (Leicester).