Andros Townsend made his debut last night for England v Montenegro at the age of 22 he is the first player to be capped in an international qualifying game in 14 years. He is also the first Greek Cypriot origin player to be capped for England, his maternal grandparents are from Limassol Cyprus and his father from Jamaica. To add some Cypriot flavour the right back of Montenegro Savo Pavicevic currently plays for Anorthosis in Cyprus.

What a dream debut he made and it seems Roy Hodgson made a good choice to add him to his squad. Andros assisted in the first England goal when he crossed the ball towards the opposition goal and Welbeck was there to unleash a shot which the keeper saved but Wayne Rooney was on hand to hit the rebound into the back of the net.

Andros Townsend came close in the 59th minute when his shot in the 59th minute which the Montenegro keeper Poleksic saved at the rear post.

Then at 2-1 up and England needing a goal to ensure victory Andros Townsend produced an absolute screamer of a goal from 25 yards which went into the back of the net off the post.  He went off to a standing ovation to be replaced by Jack Wilshire and awarded the Vauxhall man of the match too.

Parikiaki Newspaper were able to speak to Andros’s parents who said “They are  just as excited as Andros as years of hard work have come together on the biggest stage. All the family is so proud , its every’s parents wish to see their child’s dream come true”.

England's Andros Townsend celebrates scoring his team's third goal against Montenegro during their 2014 World Cup qualifying soccer match at Wembley Stadium in London England's Andros Townsend celebrates scoring his team's third goal against Montenegro during their 2014 World Cup qualifying soccer match at Wembley Stadium in London

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