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29 May 2013

Left back not in final 21-man squad

Brentford’s loan left back Jake Bidwell was not named in the England squad for the Under-20 World Cup.

The 20-year-old spent the majority of the past two seasons on loan at Griffin Park from Everton.

He returned to the Merseyside club after the npower League One Play-Off Final last Sunday.

He was named in the provisional squad by England Under-20 Manager Peter Taylor last week but was not in the final 21 announced yesterday, Tuesday May 28.

The tournament will be held in Turkey between June 21 and July 13.

England are in Group E in the competition along with Iraq, Chile and Egypt.

Former Brentford loan players Liam Moore and Saido Berahino were also named in the provisional squad but not in the final 21.

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