English senior national team coach, Roy Hodgson has handed out first senior England call-ups to Nigerian-born,  19-year-old Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli for the final two Euro 2016 qualifiers. This was as a result of series of good performance by the teenager recently in premier league.

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Hodgson described Alli as “a very exciting talent”, however with Jack Wilshere and Jordan Henderson sidelined by injury, the teenager have a real chance of making a mark with the senior side.

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Alli who made six Premier League appearances for Spurs this season, joined Tottenham from MK Dons last year but was loaned back for the remainder of the season.

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