International Blues

Thirteen senior Blues have been called up by their respective nations for upcoming international fixtures.

Toffees trio Phil Jagielka, John Stones and Ross Barkley have been included in Roy Hodgson’s England squad for forthcoming Euro 2016 qualifiers.

The Three Lions, who so far have a 100 per cent record from their six qualification games, will confirm their place at next year’s finals in France if they win their next two games against San Marino and Switzerland.

Kevin Mirallas and Romelu Lukaku, meanwhile, have been named in the Belgium squad for two fixtures at home against Bosnia and Herzegovina and away in Cyprus.

The pair were included in the Red Devils' 25-man party for the upcoming international games against France and Wales.

Latest signing Ramiro Funes Mori, who joined the Club from River Plate for a fee of £9.5 million on deadline day, has joined up with Argentina for the nation’s friendlies against Bolivia and Mexico in the USA.

Muhamed Besic has been included in Bosnia and Herzegovina’s group to play Belgium and Andorra.

Three members of Roberto Martinez’s side - Seamus Coleman, James McCarthy and Aiden McGeady - have been selected in Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland side for Euro 2016 qualifiers against Gibraltar and Georgia.

Elsewhere in the same qualifying group, forward Steven Naismith will be part of the Scotland squad for games against Georgia and Germany.

Tim Howard makes a return to the USA squad for friendlies against Peru and Brazil after taking a break from the international scene following the 2014 World Cup.

And, finally, Gerard Deulofeu is part of Spain Under-21s squad for the age group’s Euro 2017 qualifier against Estonia.

Elsewhere in the Under-21s squads, Jindrich Stanek represents Czech Republic, Sam Byrne, Harry Charsley and Mateusz Hewelt have been selected by Republic of Ireland and Gethin Jones will travel with Wales.

In the younger age groups, Russell Griffiths and Mason Holgate will join up with England U20s, Callum Connolly and Jonjoe Kenny with England Under-19s, Nathan Broadhead and James Graham with Wales Under-19s and, finally, Nathan Holland and James Yates have been selected for England Under-18s.

Keep an eye on evertonfc.com for updates on all of Everton's international players.

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