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May 27, 2019

England U21s’ selection never in doubt for Wolves man – Aidy

Wolves midfielder Morgan Gibbs-White’s elevation to England Under-21s was never in doubt, according to the man who promoted him. The 19-year-old has earned his first call-up to Aidy Boothroyd’s squad for this summer’s European Championships in Italy and San Marino next month, from June 16-30. Gibbs-White made 31 appearances for Wolves this season and has been closely monitored by St Georges’ Park staff, so much so that Boothroyd was invited to Compton for lunch with head coach Nuno Espirito Santo and his staff in March. “He was really close (to being picked for the last squad) and he was close…