England World Cup squad members Theo Walcott and Scott Carson have been named in the Under-21 squad to face Moldova in Ipswich on Tuesday night.
Walcott was a surprise inclusion in England's World Cup squad
Coach Peter Taylor also hands first calls to Sunderland keeper Ben Alnwick and Manchester City's Micah Richards.
England face Switzerland and Moldova in a three-team qualifying group for a place in next year's European U21 Championships in Holland.
Their next qualifier is away to Switzerland on 6 September in Lucerne.
England U21 squad to face Moldova at Portman Road on 15 August:
Alnwick (Sunderland), Camp (Derby), Carson (Liverpool), Baines (Wigan), Davies (West Brom), Ferdinand (West Ham), Hoyte (Arsenal), Richards (Man City), Onuoha (Man City), A Taylor (Middlesbrough), S Taylor (Newcastle), Ambrose (Charlton), Bentley (Blackburn), Huddlestone (Tottenham), Milner (Newcastle), Reo-Coker (West Ham), Routledge (Tottenham), Soares (Palace), Watson (Palace), Bent (Charlton), Jerome (Birmingham), Nugent (Preston), Walcott (Arsenal).