QPR star Eze in England Under-20 squad

QPR: Ebere Eze
Ebere Eze has impressed for QPR

QPR’s Ebere Eze has been included in the England Under-20 squad.

The 20-year-old forward, snapped up by Rangers after being released by Millwall in 2016, has been called up after a series of impressive performances in the Championship.

The squad for matches against Italy and the Czech Republic also includes Chelsea duo Jay Dasilva and Reece James as well as goalkeeper Ellery Balcombe of Brentford.

The game against Italy will take place at AFC Flyde on Thursday 11 October and the match against the Czechs is in Budejovice the following Monday.

Meanwhile, Chelsea’s Tammy Abraham, Jake Clarke-Salter and Fikayo Tomori have been named in the England Under-21 squad along with Fulham’s Ryan Sessegnon and Brentford defender Ezri Konsa.

Aidy Boothroyd’s side will face Andorra and Scotland in European Under-21 qualifiers needing just a point to guarantee a place at next year’s tournament in Italy.

They will play Andorra at Chesterfield on Thursday 11 October and Scotland at Hearts’ Tynecastle ground the following Tuesday.

And Callum Hudson-Odoi is among five Chelsea players included in England’s Under-19 squad for games against Portugal and Macedonia.

Young Blues Marc Guehi, Tariq Lamptey, Conor Gallagher and George McEachran are also included, as is Fulham’s Steven Sessegnon.