England women: Ellen White returns for Euro qualifiers

Ellen White
Ellen White was part of the England squad which finished third at the World Cup last year

England women's forward Ellen White has returned to the squad for their next two European Championship qualifiers.

Defender Amy Turner and midfielder Jo Potter also return but there is no place in the 23-player squad for Jodie Taylor and Isobel Christiansen.

England face Belgium on Friday, 8 April (19:55 BST) and Bosnia & Herzegovina on Tuesday, 12 April (15:00).

The Lionesses, fourth in the world rankings, have a 100% record in their Euro 2017 qualifying campaign.

They came third at the SheBelieves Cup this month after defeats by the USA and Germany and a draw with France.

England squad in full:

Goalkeepers: Karen Bardsley (Manchester City), Siobhan Chamberlain (Liverpool), Carly Telford (Notts County)

Defenders: Laura Bassett (Notts County), Lucy Bronze (Manchester City), Gilly Flaherty (Chelsea), Alex Greenwood (Liverpool), Steph Houghton (Manchester City), Alex Scott (Arsenal), Casey Stoney (Arsenal), Demi Stokes (Manchester City), Amy Turner (Notts County)

Midfielders: Katie Chapman (Chelsea), Jordan Nobbs (Arsenal), Jo Potter (Birmingham City), Jill Scott (Manchester City), Fara Williams (Arsenal)

Forwards: Eniola Aluko (Chelsea), Karen Carney (Chelsea), Gemma Davison (Chelsea), Toni Duggan (Manchester City), Fran Kirby (Chelsea), Ellen White (Notts County)

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