The Under 21s stuffed Lithuania 5-0 at Portman Road on Tuesday, with Hodgson suggesting some are equipped to make it to Brazil.
"At the moment their first task would be to get beyond the youngsters we already have. Ravel (Morrison) has done ever so well, as has Saido (Berahino).
"One always welcomes those heavy knocks at the doors from those who are screaming 'listen I am the one you have to choose, I am better' but we have a strong squad at the moment so it wont be easy to break in."
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