Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford will miss England’s upcoming World Cup qualifiers through injury.
sustained an "injury to his oblique abdominal muscle" during Saturday's 2-1 defeat toBurnley
at Goodison Park in the Premier League.
Pickford underwent a scan on Monday andEverton
have now confirmed that the goalkeeper will miss the Three Lions’ World Cup qualifying fixtures against
on March 25,
three days later, and
on March 31.
"Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford will miss England’s trio of World Cup qualifying fixtures this month after sustaining an injury to his oblique abdominal muscle,"
Everton announced on their website
The 27-year-old will not be available for their game againstManchester City
in the FA Cup quarter-finals on Saturday as well as the upcoming England games.