EASAH SULIMAN has been selected for the England U19 squad for their upcoming friendlies with the Netherlands and Belgium.
England host the Dutch youngsters on 1st September before travelling out to Belgium for the game on Sunday 4th September.
Suliman has been a regular fixture with the England age group teams at U16, U17 and U18 level.
In August 2013, he became the first British Asian to captain a Three Lions side when he led England u16 against the Faroe Islands.
The Aston Villa defender made the decision to go out on loan to play first team football with League Two side Cheltenham Town.
He featured in the 2-0 defeat to Newcastle United in the EFL Cup at St James Park on Tuesday night.
Suliman signed a six-month loan deal with the Robins having spent last season playing for Villa’s U21 side.