Date: 17th June 2013 at 2:31pm
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Sheffield United goalkeeper George Long made his first appearance for the England under-20 side as they continue their preparations for the World Cup, which starts in Turkey later this week.

Long played the opening 30 minutes for England has they beat fellow finalists Uruguay 3-0 in a practice match in Turkey.

All three goalkeepers in the England squad for the finals were given 30 minutes each.

England start their group campaign against Iraq next Sunday night (7pm BST) before games with Chile on Wednesday 26th (4pm BST) and Egypt on Saturday 29th (7pm BST).

Vital Sheffield United will be keeping you up to date with how George and England do during the competition. The games are also being shown live on Eurosport TV.


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