Austria v England: international women’s football friendly – live!

Today’s game is being broadcast live on Twitter (@Lionesses). Seems a shame the world’s third-best side can’t get a slot on TV anywhere, but perhaps it’s the way forward.

Wassup, BSFZ Arena?

Just over an hour to go until kick off. Live on Twitter from 5pm, vs

While we await team news, here’s the squad Neville has selected for the two friendlies, with plenty of young players given a chance to make the World Cup cut. Manchester City midfielder Georgia Stanway and goalkeeper Ellie Roebuck got their first call-ups, alongside Brisbane Roar striker Chioma Ubogagu. Karen Carney and Mel Lawley have been drafted in after Fran Kirby and Keira Walsh pulled out with injuries.

Goalkeepers: Mary Earps (Wolfsburg), Ellie Roebuck (Man City), Carly Telford (Chelsea).

Defenders: Hannah Blundell (Chelsea), Millie Bright (Chelsea), Lucy Bronze (Lyon), Gabby George (Everton), Alex Greenwood (Man Utd), Steph Houghton (Man City), Abbie McManus (Man City), Leah Williamson (Arsenal).

Midfielders: Isobel Christiansen (Lyon), Karen Carney (Chelsea), Jordan Nobbs (Arsenal), Jill Scott (Man City), Lucy Staniforth (Birmingham), Georgia Stanway (Man City), Melissa Lawley (Man City).

Forwards: Rachel Daly (Houston Dash), Toni Duggan (Barcelona), Beth Mead (Arsenal), Nikita Parris (Man City), Chioma Ubogagu (Brisbane Roar, loan from Orlando Pride).

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