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England announce squad for friendly against US national team

England have announced their squad for their upcoming friendly against the US men's national team and the World Cup semifinalists brought a strong team despite some injury concerns.

D.C. United forward Wayne Rooney joins Harry Kane, Raheem Sterling, Dele Alli and Marcus Rashford in a deep forward line. Christian Pulisic's Borussia Dortmund teammate Jadon Sancho has received another call-up after making his England debut in October.

"I am still able to look to the future with the squad we've picked, but we've talked a lot about the history of the shirt," manager Gareth Southgate said via BBC Sport. "I think all the players respect Wayne's contribution and that he deserves the best possible send-off."

After facing the USMNT on Nov. 15 (3 pm ET | ESPN2, UniMas, Univision Deportes) at Wembley Stadium, England host Croatia in the UEFA Nations League three days later. 

England roster vs. USMNT and Croatia

Pos. Player Club
GK Marcus Bettinelli Fulham
GK Jack Butland Stoke City
GK Alex McCarthy Southampton
GK Jordan Pickford Everton
D Trent Alexander-Arnold Liverpool
D Ben Chilwell Leicester City
D Lewis Dunk Brighton & Hove Albion
D Joe Gomez Liverpool
D Michael Keane Everton
D Luke Shaw Manchester United
D John Stones Manchester City
D Kieran Trippier Tottenham
D Kyle Walker Manchester City
M Ross Barkley Chelsea
M Dele Alli Tottenham
M Fabian Delph Manchester City
M Eric Dier Tottenham
M Jordan Henderson Liverpool
M Jesse Lingard Manchester United
M Ruben Loftus-Cheek Chelsea
M Harry Winks Tottenham
F Harry Kane Tottenham
F Marcus Rashford Manchester United
F Wayne Rooney D.C. United
F Jadon Sancho Borussia Dortmund
F Raheem Sterling Manchester City
F Danny Welbeck Arsenal
F Callum Wilson Bournemouth