Man United and Tottenham switch goal Ryan Sessegnon backed for England call-up for World Cup by Fulham boss


Ryan Sessegnon has been tipped for a shock England World Cup spot by Fulham boss Slavisa Jokanovic.

The versatile star has made a reputation for himself within the Championship this season, scoring 13 targets from each left-back and a complicated midfield position.

Sessegnon, who has been linked with moves to both Tottenham and Manchester United in the summertime, was named Younger Participant of the 12 months and EFL Participant of the 12 months on the London Soccer Awards on Thursday night time.

And his membership boss believes it’s only a matter of time earlier than he will get worldwide recognition, beginning with the World Cup in Russia.

Jokanovic stated: “My opinion is that he has proven the standard for Fulham, he’s proven the standard for Beneath-19s, received the Euros, high scorer within the match, it’s not my choice.

“If he goes to World Cup, received’t be my choice, however Michael Owen and Theo Walcott they have been related age.

“But when they resolve not this time I’m nonetheless certain he shall be a part of Euros or subsequent World Cup. 100 per cent.

“If not, then 99 per cent he shall be there.”

The Cottagers sit fifth within the Championship desk, with the play-offs wanting their probably guess for promotion.

Nonetheless, the previous Watford boss told talkSPORT on Tuesday he feels Sessegnon could be higher off enjoying his football at Craven Cottage reasonably than a Premier League membership at this stage.