Clemmitt called into England Youth squad

England Youth Head Coach Danny Wilson has selected an 18-man squad to face Wales on Saturday, September 1 (KO 1.00pm).

The game will be played at Stebonheath Park, Llanelli home of Betfred League 1 side West Wales Raiders.

Newcastle Thunder U16 academy player Nathan Clemmitt is again in with a chance to line up for England, after being named in the England Youth squad for this summer’s tour to France.

Clemmitt joins Bradfrod Bulls’ Harry Shackleton as the only players to come from clubs whose senior sides play in Betfred League 1 with Leeds Rhinos leading the way with five players selected in the squad, followed by City of Hull Academy with three and St Helens with two.

Castleford Tigers, Huddersfield Giants, Wakefield Trinity, Warrington Wolves, Wigan Warriors and Widnes Vikings all have one representative.

18-Man Squad in full (Club, Community Club, High School) :

Harry Anderson (Leeds Rhinos, Kippax Welfare, Brigshaw High School)

Danny Attley (Leeds Rhinos, Kippax Welfare, John Smeaton Academy)

Joe Barnes (Warrington Wolves, Halton Farnworth Hornets, Great Sankey High School)

Lewis Baxter (St Helens, Wigan St. Judes, Standish High School)

Jack Bibby (Wigan Warriors, Shevington Sharks, Hawkley Hall High School)

Joe Burton (Leeds Rhinos, Kippax Welfare, St Wilfred’s High School)

Oli Burton (Leeds Rhinos, Kippax Welfare, St Wilfred’s High School)

Nathan Carter (Castleford Tigers, Kippax Welfare, Corpus Christi)

Nathan Clemmitt (Newcastle Thunder, Cramlington Rockets, King Edward VI)

Jacob Dugdale (Widnes Vikings, Wigan St Judes, Standish High School)

Jude Ferriera (City of Hull Academy, West Hull, Hull Collegiate)

James Patrickson (Wakefield Trinity, Castleford Panthers, St Wilfred’s High School)

Jumah Sambou (St Helens, Woolston Rovers, Kings Leadership Academy)

Harry Shackleton (Bradford Bulls, Hunslet Warriors, Rodillian Academy)

Iwan Stephens (Leeds Rhinos, Drighlington ARL, Morley Academy)

Robson Stevens (Huddersfield Giants, Birstall Victoria, Castle Hall Academy)

Will Tate (City of Hull Academy, Skirlaugh Bulls, Caistor High School)

Kai Tyson (City of Hull Academy, Skirlaugh, Malet Lambert)