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Blues pair off to Florida with England Under-20 squad

Paul Thomas & Tony Marshall

BIRMINGHAM City duo Charlie Wellings and Chloe Peplow have been selected to take part in an Under-20s World Cup warm-up tournament this December.

Both will be a part of the England squad to face the likes of the United States, Brazil and Finland next month.

Every match will take place from Lakewood Ranch in Florida and will be streamed live on YouTube.

England will face the hosts USA first on December 7 with the game kicking off at 11.30pm UK time.

They will face Brazil next on December 9 (10pm) before taking on Finland on December 11 (10pm).

Wellings will miss Birmingham’s final two games of the year against Manchester City and Bristol City.

Peplow, who is currently on loan at Doncaster Belles, will miss games against Oxford United, Man City and Sheffield.

Former Blues striker Ellie Brazil has also been included in the squad, giving her a chance to team up with Wellings once more.

ENGLAND U20s in full: Ellie Roebuck, Sandy MacIver, Megan Finnigan, Grace Fisk, Taylor Hinds, Mayumi Pacheco, Anna Patten, Lotte Wubben-Moy, Georgia Allen, Niamh Charles, Zoe Cross, Mollie Rouse, Chloe Peplow, Alessia Russo, Georgia Stanway, Rinsola Babajide, Ellie Brazil, Rianna Dean, Chloe Kelly, Charlie Wellings