The Manchester United defender's recent form has arguably been the best among English defenders in the country, and he has duly earned himself a call-up to the squad to face San Marino and Montenegro.
Defenders: Leighton Baines (Everton), Ashley Cole (Chelsea), Gary Cahill (Chelsea),
Michael Dawson (Tottenham Hotspur), Rio Ferdinand (Manchester United), Chris Smalling (Manchester United), Glen Johnson (Liverpool), Kyle Walker (Tottenham.)
Midfielders: Michael Carrick (Manchester United) , Tom Cleverley (Manchester United), Steven Gerrard (Liverpool), Frank Lampard (Chelsea),
Aaron Lennon (Tottenham), James Milner (Manchester City), Leon Osman (Everton), Scott Parker (Tottenham), Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal), Theo Walcott (Arsenal), Ashley Young (Manchester United).
Update: Ferdinand, Dawson and Lennon have withdrawn. Steven Caulker has been added to the side.