Young Blade Gets Lions Call-Up

Last updated : 11 November 2008 By @blades_mad1889

Naughton, 20 bust onto the scene this season - making his debut against Watford and picking up the Man of the Match award. It is the first time he has been picked to play for England at any level and has recently been linked with the Republic of Ireland whom he qualifies via his grandparents.

"He is an exciting player and worth his place in the squad. Now it's up to him to get in the team," Under-21 boss Stuart Pearce told BBC Radio Sheffield.

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