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Southgate hails performance of Chelsea whiz Hudson-Odoi: Fabulous!

England coach Gareth Southgate hailed the performance of Chelsea attacker Callum Hudson-Odoi for victory in Montenegro.

England struck five times after Montenegro had taken an early lead through Marko Vesovic. Michael Keane equalised before Ross Barkley's brace gave the Three Lions a 3-1 lead.

Harry Kane and Raheem Sterling then added gloss but Southgate reserved praise for Hudson-Odoi.

Southgate said: "It was a fabulous performance from young Callum Hudson-Odoi. This place has been difficult for us. It was a good test of character.

"I don't need to speak about Callum — his performance did that. With young players it's up to them. You can see the talent.

"His application has been excellent but like any player you have to work hard to improve."

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