Eight players on World Cup duty
EIGHT Reading Women players are currently away on international duty ahead of the upcoming World Cup qualifiers.
The tournament takes place in France in 2019 and four Royals have linked up with Mark Sampson’s England squad.
New signing FARA WILLIAMS, JO POTTER and
JADE MOORE have kept their place from Euro 2017 while goalkeeper MARY EARPS joins the group after an injury to Manchester City’s Karen Bardsley.
The Lionesses face Russia in Tranmere on Tuesday, September 19.
FURNESS has been named in the Northern Ireland squad who will travel to face Norway on Friday before returning to face Republic of Ireland.
There she will face Reading team-mate HARRIET
SCOTT, who is in the Republic’s squad for the clash on Tuesday.
Two players are part of the Wales squad, who face Kazhakstan away on Sunday.
Midfielders RACHEL ROWE and CHARLIE
ESTCOURT, who is currently on loan at Bristol City, are in line to add to their Welsh caps.
n Away from World Cup qualifying, ANNA GREEN is with New Zealand for a tour of USA. They will face the world champions on September 16 and 20.
Rachel Furness is preparing for an Irish derby