London, Sep 7: England on Tuesday named a 16-player squad for the fifth and final Test against India, starting on Friday at Old Trafford.
Lancashire wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler, who had missed the fourth Test due to the birth of his daughter, returned to the squad.
Somerset spinner Jack Leach was also added to the squad for the final Test of the series. Meanwhile, Sam Billings, who was included in the fourth Test squad, has returned to Kent.
India lead the five match Test series 2-1 after a famous win at The Oval on Monday.
England squad for fifth Test: Joe Root (c), Moeen Ali, James Anderson, Jonathan Bairstow, Rory Burns, Jos Buttler, Sam Curran, Haseeb Hameed, Dan Lawrence, Jack Leach, Dawid Malan, Craig Overton, Ollie Pope, Ollie Robinson, Chris Woakes, Mark Wood.