Alessia Russo will miss England’s October friendlies towards the USA and the Czech Republic after withdrawing from the squad with a “small damage”.
England confirmed Russo, who missed Manchester United’s League Cup tie towards Aston Villa on Saturday, would stay at her membership to recuperate.
Sarina Wiegman’s aspect tackle world champions the USA on Friday at a sold-out Wembley earlier than taking part in the Czech Republic on 11 October.
No substitute has been referred to as up.
Russo has scored 10 targets in 15 appearances for England since making her senior debut in 2020.
The 23-year-old scored an audacious backheel because the Lionesses defeated Sweden to succeed in the ultimate of the Women’s European Championship, during which they have been topped champions after beating Germany 2-1.