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Southgate looks to keep pressure on England number one Pickford

England boss Gareth Southgate recalled Burnley keeper Tom Heaton to his 25-man squad for the clash against the Czech Republic.

Southgate explained what this means for current England number one, Jordan Pickford, who has had an indifferent campaign with Everton.

"Jordan has played extremely well for us," Southgate said. "You could look at any players across our squad and say at moments they've played well and at moments they've had difficult afternoons.

"There's no question that was the case for Jordan at the weekend. I'm never keen to say this player is number one, because you've always got to have competition."

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