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Rooney & Jones will be fit for England's World Cup campaign, says Giggs

Goal.com logo Goal.com 11-05-2014 Goal.com

Interim Manchester United manager Ryan Giggs has confirmed that Wayne Rooney and Phil Jones will be fit for England's World Cup campaign.

Jones suffered a shoulder injury during United's 3-1 win over Hull City at Old Trafford on Tuesday, while Rooney has missed the club's last two matches with a groin problem and is a doubt for Sunday's final game of the season at Southampton.

"Phil's injury isn't as bad as I thought on the night. He's obviously out for Sunday but should be OK for the World Cup," the 40-year-old told reporters.

Giggs revealed that Rooney has taken part in training this week but admits that the game against Mauricio Pochettino's men may come "too quick for him".

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England's 23-man World Cup squad, plus an additional seven players on standby, will be named by Roy Hodgson on Monday before the squad fly to Portugal for a training camp.

England will return to face Peru at Wembley on May 30 and will then travel to Miami where they will play warm-up games against Ecuador and Honduras.

Hodgson's men face Italy in their Group D opener on June 14.

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