FA chairman Greg Dyke set the target for England last week.
"It is exciting," Ward-Prowse said of Dyke's comments. "It keeps us working hard on a daily basis to improve ourselves.
"Hopefully we can push on and I think it is a real possibility.
"You can see the quality that we have. All right, it was only a 1-0 (against Moldova), but we have great quality and I think if we stick together as a team we can reach the stars."
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