Keith Downing expects that Three Lions boss will "have a level-headedness" about the 20-year-old forward, who has been in good form for the Baggies and his country's Under-21s
The Burundi-born forward scored his sixth goal of the domestic season in Saturday's 2-0 win over Crystal Palace and has four in three appearances for his country's Under-21s.
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"Any achievement like that would be fantastic for him but, whether they will do it, I have my doubts," he told the Baggies' official website.
"I know people burst on the scene but the national press had never heard of him a couple of months ago.
"Now they're trying to make a story about a boy-wonder but I think Roy will have a level-headedness about him and know how the lad works and, I'm sure, will make a calculated judgement.
"It would be great for the boy to have recognition but is it feasible? I have my doubts about it."