Tammy Abraham ‘blessed and honoured’ with England call-up

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The Swansea forward could not hide joy after getting his maiden call-up to the Three Lions ahead of upcoming fixtures

Tammy Abraham has taken to social media to express his delight after he was called up to the England squad.

The red-hot forward who decided to switch allegiance from Nigeria in September has been in impressive form for Swansea this term – scoring four goals in 10 Premier League games.

In the Three Lions’ friendly matches against Germany and Brazil in November, the 20-year-old would hope to impress Gareth Southgate.

Delighted by the development, Abraham took to Twitter to express his enchantment with the invitation.

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“Words can’t describe the feeling but truly blessed and honoured to be called up to England seniors. Thanks for all the messages,” he tweeted.

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