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Gareth Southgate ponders putting faith in Nick Pope for England's opening game against Wales as he looks to name an experimental side Gareth Southgate is considering naming an experimental side against Wales Southgate is also planning to rotate his squad against Belgium and Denmark The England boss is keen to take a look at Nick Pope during at least one game Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Harvey Barnes and Bukayo Saka hope to make debuts

By Sami Mokbel for the Daily Mail

Published: 22:30 BST, 6 October 2020 | Updated: 23:47 BST, 6 October 2020

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Gareth Southgate is considering naming an experimental side for Thursday's home nations clash against Wales, with Nick Pope pushing for a Euro 2020 audition.

The England boss is planning to rotate his squad for the forthcoming matches against Wales, Belgium and Denmark, and is eager to have a look at Burnley shot-stopper Pope in at least one of the games.

Jordan Pickford’s position as England’s undisputed No 1 was once again thrown into doubt last weekend after the Everton goalkeeper made another high-profile error in the 4-2 victory over Brighton.

Gareth Southgate is considering naming an experimental side against Wales on Thursday

Gareth Southgate is considering naming an experimental side against Wales on Thursday

The England boss is keen to take a look at Burnley keeper Nick Pope during at least one game

The England boss is keen to take a look at Burnley keeper Nick Pope during at least one game

Jordan Pickford’s position as England’s undisputed No 1 has been thrown into doubt

Jordan Pickford’s position as England’s undisputed No 1 has been thrown into doubt

Southgate kept faith with Pickford against Iceland and Denmark despite growing pressure from Pope.

But the England boss wants to give all his goalkeepers — including Dean

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