England host Croatia on Monday 2 March (7.30pm kick-off) at a venue still to be confirmed, before playing the same opposition two days later on Wednesday 4 March at St. George’s Park (2pm kick-off).
Prior to the Croatia double-header, England U18s are in action against Belgium at St. George’s Park on Tuesday 18 February (2pm kick-off) and both players have also been included in that squad.
Brown has previously represented England at both U16 and U17 levels, but not the U18s age group. It is a first call-up at any international level for Gray.
The full England U19s squad for the Croatia games is:
Goalkeepers: Ted Smith (Southend United), Charlie Grainger (Leyton Orient).
Defenders: Kyle Knoyle (West Ham United), Reece Burke (West Ham United), Brendan Galloway (MK Dons), Ashley Smith-Brown (Manchester City), Ben Chilwell (Leicester City).
Midfielders: Bryn Morris (Middlesbrough), Dele Alli (MK Dons), Charlie Colkett (Chelsea), Kasey Palmer (Chelsea), Reece Brown (Birmingham City), Cameron Brannagan (Liverpool).
Forwards: Ryan Kent (Liverpool), Brandan Barker (Manchester City), Alex Kiwomya (Chelsea), Dean Rittenburg (Blackburn Rovers), George Green (Everton), Demarai Gray (Birmingham City).