Liverpool's Woodburn set for Wales call-up
Liverpool teenager Ben Woodburn could join Wales' World Cup campaign against the Republic of Ireland next week - and end doubts over his international future.
Woodburn became the youngest scorer in Liverpool history - at the age of 17 years and 45 days - when he netted in the 2-0 EFL Cup victory over Leeds in November.
His Liverpool debut came as a substitute against Sunderland in November and he has now made seven appearances.
The teenager has yet to start a Premier League game, but produced an impressive cameo off the bench in the Reds' 2-1 win over Burnley on Sunday.
Woodburn also qualifies for England but has been in the Wales set-up since the age of 13 and has captained Wales at under-17 level and has also won under-19 caps.
Real Madrid's Gareth Bale and Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey are both available after recent injuries.
Huddersfield goalkeeper Danny Ward has also recovered from a leg injury and on-loan Ipswich midfielder Jonathan Williams has stepped his recovery from a long-term shoulder problem.
Woodburn's Liverpool team-mate Harry Wilson - who became Wales' youngest player at the age of 16 years and 207 days when he played against Belgium in 2013 - is also under consideration.