James Maddison savours ‘pinch-me moments’ after getting England call | World Cup 2022

James Maddison reached down to touch the white line before pointing his index fingers skyward and tilting his gaze in the same direction. It was a moment in time for the Leicester playmaker, one he feared may not come – his entrance into England’s opening World Cup training session in Qatar – and he wanted to savour it.

Then again, there have been quite a few like that of late, beginning with his call-up into the squad by Gareth Southgate last Thursday – a shock after three years out of the picture – and rolling into him being selected as the player for England’s welcome media…

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