It has been officially announced by the club that talented starlet Rob Holding has earned an international call up to the England Under-21 side.
In a whirlwind week for the 20-year-old defender, Arsenal have tabled two bids for his signature with other Premier League clubs also weighing up whether or not to enter a bidding war for the defender. he has now earned an international call up after
This has been capped off as he has now earned an international call up and potentially an international debut after Brendan Galloway’s injury.
Rob Holding, Bolton’s player of the year awardee will now have the opportunity to feature in the Toulon tournament where some of the most talented Under-20 players go to compete.
For Bolton, the international recognition will add to Holding’s notoriety and growing reputation and subsequently could lead to his value in the market increasing even more so.
The young defender has the opportunity to face Portugal, Guinea, Paraguay, and Japan as part of England’s campaign and Gareth Southgate may be inclined to give him his chance to shine having been the constant shining light, in what has been a disastrous season for Bolton.
Bolton fans, how do you feel about the news? Are you pleased that Holding has received a call up? How do you think he’ll fare in the international arena? How do you think this will effect the potential transfer in the near future? Let us hear your thoughts and opinions in the comment section below!