Leicester City Women Football Club

Six Leicester City Women players named in England Under 18 Squad

Leicester City Women’s Simran Jhamat, Libby Smith, Paige Bailey-Gayle, Aimee Everett, Annabel Blanchard and Lia Cataldo have all been named in the England U18 squad for a training camp at St George’s Park.

  • Simran Jhamat and Libby Smith are joined by four of Leicester City Women’s summer signings
  • Paige Bailey-Gayle, Aimee Everett, Annabel Blanchard and latest signing Lia Cataldo are all included in the Squad
  • England Under 18s play three matches in a mini tournament against Canada and Northern Ireland
  • Libby Smith came through Leicester City’s Regional Talent Centre

Six Leicester City players will link up with their international team-mates this week ahead of a mini tournament at St George’s Park with fixtures against both Canada and Northern Ireland.

All six players featured for England at Under 17 level in 2018 as the Young Lionesses reached the semi-finals of the UEFA Women’s U17 European Championships in Lithuania.

The Under 18 squad will face Canada on Tuesday 9 July (1400 BST) before facing Northern Ireland on Saturday 13 July (1400 BST).

The mini tournament will end with a second friendly against Canada on Tuesday 16 July (1200 BST).