Aston Villa manager Dean Smith told Ross Barkley he would get him into England's squad for next summer's European Championships and the on-loan Chelsea midfielder has set about proving his new boss right. Barkley, who turns 27 in December, has not featured for Gareth Southgate's squad for more than a year since scoring twice in the 6-0 win over Bulgaria.
Arsenal faces Leeds United in the English League Cup at Emirates Stadium in London, England, on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 (10/26/21). Fans can watch the match exclusively with ESPN+. Subscribe to the...
Arsenal and Sunderland also booked their places in the last eight of the competition.