Phil Foden Returns to England’s Euro 2024 Squad After The Birth of His Son, Set To Play Against Slovakia


Manchester City winger Phil Foden has returned to Three Lions training ahead of the Round of 16 match against the Slovakia national team after the birth of his third child.

He returned to the camp as expected for a closed doors training session on Friday, June 28, 2024.

The English FA revealed on Wednesday, June 26, 2024, that the Manchester City winger had returned to England from Germany due to pressing family issues. 

He travelled to be with his pregnant girlfriend, Rebecca Cooke, for the birth of the third child. However, there is no confirmation from the lovers on whether Cooke has given birth yet. But according to the English FA, Rebecca Cooke had given birth to a baby boy.

The England manager, Gareth Southgate, started the Manchester City star in matches against Serbia, Denmark, and Slovenia as they finished as group C leaders.

The England national team won just one match against the Serbia national team in the group stage. However, they finished on top of Group C with two goals in the three matches played.

Phil Foden will be in contention to play against Slovakia on Sunday, June 30, 2024, in the Round of 16 at 5:00 p.m. If the Three Lions triumph over the Slovakia national team, they will face either Switzerland or Italy.

Phil Foden

Phil Foden and Rebecca Cooke’s Relationship 

Foden is currently in a serious relationship with Rebecca Cooke. The pair met at a party while they were teenagers. 

The pair had gone on to create a strong bond between themselves, and they had gone ahead to create a big family despite the fact that they are not married yet.

Phil Foden is the father of Rebecca Cooke’s three children, with Rebecca welcoming the third child in June 2024. However, there is no confirmation from the couple on the birth of the third child.

The couple is the parents of four-year-old Ronnie and three-year-old daughter True. The name of the new-born baby has not been revealed to the public.

Phil Foden Stats

He has made 312 appearances, scoring 108 goals and creating 66 assists in all club competitions. He has received 10 yellow cards and one red card so far in his career.

Out of the 108 goals scored, 87 were for Manchester City, 14 for Manchester City U18, six for Manchester City U23, and one for Manchester City Youth League.

He made his international debut for England on September 5, 2020. He proceeded to score four goals in 37 appearances for his country, England.

Phil Foden Market Value 

The Manchester City winger has a market value of €150 million. He is the second-most expensive player in the Premier League.

He is the second-most expensive player in the England squad behind Jude Bellingham, who has the highest market value.

Phil Foden Parents

The player’s father is Phil Snr., who extensively managed the career of the Manchester City youngster. Foden’s mother’s name is Claire. She has kept the player’s career in check, coupled with providing support.


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