Club: Aston Villa
Samuel's impressive club form for Aston Villa has earned him his first senior England call-up for the friendly with Sweden.
An ever-present at left-back for his club this season, the former England Under-21 international has benefitted from having a run of games in the same position.
And the Trinidad and Tobago born defender has gone from strength to strength in David O'Leary's side over the past few months as they challenged for a European place.
His pace and willingness to get forward has seen him emerge as another viable option to Ashley Cole and Wayne Bridge.