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Arsenal’s Eddie Nketiah levels England U21 goal record of Alan Shearer and Francis Jeffers with 13

Eddie Nketiah matches Alan Shearer and Francis Jeffers in becoming England U21’s record goalscorer after he hit 13th strike in Andorra draw… now will Gareth Southgate take notice of the Arsenal starlet?

  • Arsenal’s Eddie Nketiah has reached a landmark of 13 goals for England U21s
  • Nketiah has joined Alan Shearer and Francis Jeffers as joint-leading U21s scorer
  • Youngster’s 13-goal tally in 11 appearances matches Shearer’s U21 strike rate
  • Nketiah gives full England boss Gareth Southgate reminder of his prowess 

Arsenal‘s Eddie Nketiah has joined Alan Shearer and Francis Jeffers as England Under 21s’ joint leading scorer after netting his 13th goal for his country on Wednesday.

The 21-year-old Gunners striker came on as a second-half substitute to slot home in the 83rd minute in the 3-3 UEFA U21 Championship qualifier with Andorra at Estadi Nacional and giving a timely nudge to full England manager Gareth Southgate.

Nketiah’s ninth goal in his last five qualifying games looked to have clinched the win for Aidy Boothroyd’s side.

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