Didier Deschamps has said Kylian Mbappe has "a similar profile" to Thierry Henry after handing the Monaco striker a first senior call-up for France.
Jermain Defoe, Marcus Rashford and Luke Shaw have been named in the England squad along with several new faces.
Woodburn, 17, was born in Chester, near the English-Welsh border, meaning he could represent England at international level.
Rashford, 19, had been pencilled in for this month's Under-21 fixtures against Germany and Denmark in order to prepare for the summer U21 Euro.
Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Ramazan Ozcan is retiring from international football with Austria due to personal reasons.