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Luke Pilling Called Up By Wales For Toulon Tournament

Posted: Tue 16 May 2017

Young Rovers goalkeeper called up for prestigious summer tournament

19 year-old Tranmere Rovers goalkeeper Luke Pilling has been called up by Wales intermediate manager Robert Page for the upcoming Toulon Tournament.

Page has named a squad of 20 players for the prestigious summer tournament which is in its 45th edition this year and has expanded to 12 teams.

Pilling is one of two goalkeepers selected in the Wales squad which reads in full as follows:

GOALKEEPERS
Lewis Thomas (Swansea City)
Luke Pilling (Tranmere Rovers)
DEFENDERS
Cole Dasilva (Chelsea)
Cameron Coxe (Cardiff City)
Mitchell Clark (Aston Villa)
Regan Poole (Manchester United)
Aron Davies (Fulham)
Rhys Norrington-Davies (Sheffield United)
Rhys Abbruzesse (Cardiff City)
Joe Rodon (Swansea City)
MIDFIELDERS
Matthew Smith (Manchester City)
Nathan Broadhead (Everton)
Jack Evans (Swansea City)
David Brooks (Sheffield United)
Mark Harris (Cardiff City)
Rhyle Ovenden (Watford)
FORWARDS
Tyler Roberts (West Bromwich Albion)
Daniel James (Swansea City)
Liam Cullen (Swansea City)
George Thomas (Coventry City)

Pilling made his Tranmere Rovers senior debut in last month's final regular league game of the season away at Maidstone United and received plenty of plaudits including being named in the Team of the Day by the Non League Paper.

Wales will face France (30 May), Bahrain (02 June) and Ivory Coast (05 June) in the Group B of the tournament and we'll keep you up-to-date with Luke's progress on the official Club website and social media channels.

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