Now the World Cup may seem a long way away, but we all know how quickly a season can come and go.
Even at this early stage, players are desperate to impress manager Roy Hodgson, who has the unenviable task of picking a squad for next summer's tournament in Rio.
Already there are those staking a claim for a seat on the plane to Brazil, and here GMS looks at five potential surprise inclusions that Hodgson may choose to select.
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