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Hirst called up for England Under-18s

23 August 2016

Wednesday youngster George Hirst has been called up for international duty representing the England Under-18s.

The round robin tournament with Italy and Israel will take place on the week commencing Sunday 28 August.

The Three Lions start against Italy at Fleetwood on Thursday 1 September before facing Israel at Morecambe on Monday 5 September. Both games kick off at 7.00pm.

Having previously represented the England Under-17s, Hirst marked his maiden appearance by firing a brace against Germany in the Algarve tournament.

After graduating through the academy ranks with Wednesday, the striker penned his first professional contract in March 2016.

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