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Barkley: My best feeling ever

Ross Barkley described the moment he was told of his call-up to the England squad as being 'the best feeling ever'.

Last Updated: 04/09/13 at 19:09 Post Comment

Ross Barkley: Delighted with England call-up

Ross Barkley: Delighted with England call-up

The teenager from Everton is part of Roy Hodgson's camp ahead of the forthcoming World Cup qualifiers against Moldova and Ukraine.

The midfielder said: "When the gaffer (Roberto Martinez) told me I was over the moon.

"It was the best feeling ever. To get called up to your country's senior side, there is nothing better that can happen.

"I think it will be a good experience being around top-class players like Phil

Jagielka and Frank Lampard and learning from them all."

Barkley added on evertontv: "I'm humble about it and hopefully I do get a cap - and then plenty more in the future.

"It's been a positive start to the season and I'm hoping to push on and do better as the season goes on."

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