Ruben Loftus-Cheek said he still hopes to earn a place in the England squad at this summer's World Cup despite an injury-hit season for Crystal Palace.
The 22-year-old, on loan from Chelsea, has struggled with back and ankle injuries and made his first appearance of 2018 for Palace when he replaced Wilfried Zaha as an 89th-minute substitute in Saturday's 2-0 away victory over Huddersfield Town.
The Professional Footballers' Association is to back a plan for the Football Association to appoint up to 28 black, Asian and ethnic minority (BAME) coaches with England teams at all levels next season, The Times has reported.
The initiative, a joint enterprise between the FA and the PFA next season, will be discussed by FA chief executive Martin Glenn and PFA counterpart Gordon Taylor when England play Italy in a Wembley friendly next week.
Southend United manager Chris Powell could be added to...