Injured Forster to miss England opener

Fraser Forster

Southampton goalkeeper Fraser Forster will not feature in England’s opening World Cup qualifier against Slovakia on Sunday after suffering an arm injury.

The 28-year-old is understood to have been sent back to his club for treatment.

Joe Hart, on loan at Torino from Manchester City, and Burnley’s Tom Heaton are the other goalkeepers named in Sam Allardyce’s first England squad.

However, Allardyce is also expected to call up a replacement for Forster.

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