Dominic Calvert-Lewin reveals hopes of ‘dream’ England call-up as he starts 2020/21 Premier League season wit

Dominic Calvert-Lewin reveals hopes of ‘dream’ England call-up as he starts 2020/21 Premier League season wit thumbnail

Everton striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin has set his sights on an England call-up – but insists he is remaining ‘humble’ in his pursuit of a place in Gareth Southgate’s squad. After hitting a career-best 15 goals last term, the 23-year-old started the new campaign with a soaring header to secure a 1-0 opening weekend victory over Tottenham last Sunday. Getty Images – Getty Calvert-Lewin has been in great form for Everton and now he has his sights on the England set-up The Toffees continue their campaign with a fixture against West Brom on Saturday – with full commentary of the 12:30pm kick-off exclusively LIVE on talkSPORT as part of out GameDay coverage! The forward is adamant he’s primarily focused on continuing to thrive at Goodison Park amid calls for him to be handed an England call-up. “I try and be humble about it but that’s where I want to be at the end of the day,” Calvert-Lewin told talkSPORT. “I want to play for England. That’s always been my dream since I was a young boy. “I want to play for my country and it’s something I’m working to do and aspiring to every day. AFP or licensors Could we see Calvert-Lewin leading the line for England at the rescheduled Euro 2020? “First and foremost it starts with what I can control at Everton. Working hard and scoring goals here. “Although it’s a goal, it’s not something I’ll let affect me on a daily basis. “I just take care of what I need to take care of everyday and hopefully the rest will take care of [itself].” There is a growing sense of optimism around Goodison Park following their superb opening weekend victory and productive transfer window, which has seen them sign James Rodriguez, Allan and Abdoulaye Doucoure. Jim White reveals that West Ham have had a third and final bid turned down for Burnley’s James Tarkowski And defender Michael Keane believes the Carlo Ancelotti effect is kicking in at the club. “I’ve always loved playing for Everton, especially since Carlo has come in,” the 27-year-old told talkSPORT earlier this week. “I think I’ve played really well. It’s been obvious since I’ve joined the club they want to take steps forward. “We’ve obviously spent quite a bit of money in the transfer market and every year we’re pushing to improve. “Getting a manager like Carlo was a huge statement for the club and you can see we’re heading in the right direction, not just with the players he’s brought in, but the football we’re playing.” Getty Images Keane believes he is playing the best football of his career under Ancelotti Saturday is GameDay on talkSPORT and this weekend you can hear FIVE exclusive Premier League commentaries, including Everton v West Brom at 12:30pm,

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