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Taylor given England call-up

Newcastle United defender Steven Taylor has been called-up to the England squad for Friday's World Cup qualifier against San Marino

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England call-up for Newcastle's Taylor

Steven Taylor has been called up to the England squad Credit: Martin Rickett/PA Archive/Press Association Images

Newcastle United defender Steven Taylor has been called into the England squad for Friday's World Cup qualifier against San Marino.

The 27-year-old's inclusion comes after Chelsea defender Gary Cahill was ruled out through injury. Taylor will join up with the team for their first training session on this morning.

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