Young to miss England`s friendly against Scotland

Last Updated: Aug 12, 2013, 13:36 PM IST

London: Manchester United winger Ashley Young will miss England`s friendly against Scotland on Wednesday due to an ankle injury.

Young has withdrawn from the England`s squad after failing to recover from the injury, reports Xinhua.

"Manchester United forward Ashley Young has withdrawn from the England squad," said the Football Association (FA) in a statement on Sunday.

"Following discussions between England medical staff and their counterparts at the club, it was clear Young would not be ready for the match with Scotland on Wednesday."

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