They have been making the most of their time off by relaxing in Mykonos after the Euro 2020 tournament.
The pair were both members of Gareth Southgate‘s England squad who narrowly missed out on winning the nation’s first ever European championship.
Relaxing: Footballers Ben White (pictured) and Kalvin Phillips showcased their washboard abs as they don their swimming trunks for another day at the beach in Mykonos on Tuesday
Ben and Kalvin were spotted messing around in the water at the beach as they were joined by a group of friends.
Making the most of their well-deserved break, Brighton player White, whose move to new club Arsenal was recently confirmed, was seeing rocking a pair of black trunks with white skulls printed all over.
He flashed his impressive collection of tattoos as he strode about on the beach, before giving one friend a ride on his shoulders.
Ben kept accessories to a minimum on Tuesday as he wore two strings of white beads around his neck, and a gold watch on his left wrist.
Cooling off: Ben White, 23, and Kalvin Phillips, 25, (pictured right) stripped down to their swimming trunks as they enjoyed yet another day at the beach on the Greek island
Having a laugh: The pair (left and middle) were both members of Gareth Southgate’s England squad who narrowly missed out on winning the nation’s first ever European championship
Making a splash: Ben, whose move to new club Arsenal was recently confirmed, was spotted rocking a pair of black trunks with white skulls printed all over
Meanwhile Kalvin opted for a more low-key pair of plain black shorts as he kicked back in Greece.
Like his England teammate, Kalvin sported two chains around his neck as he enjoyed the dip in the sea.
At one point, he was spotted mucking around with one of his friends who was carrying Ben White on his shoulders.
His trip away with his former Leeds United teammate White comes after the pair were called up to the England squad, managed by Gareth Southgate, for the delayed Euros 2020 tournament.
Greater heights: While enjoying their time at the beach, one of their friends put Ben on his shoulders
Keeping it simple: Ben kept accessories to a minimum as he wore two strings of white beads around his neck, and a gold watch on his left wrist
Larking about: He flashed his impressive collection of tattoos as he strode about on the beach, before giving one friend a ride on his shoulders
Initially scheduled to take place last year, the European championship was pushed back due to the coronavirus pandemic and instead kicked off in June.
For the first time in 55 years, England reached the final of a major tournament – the national team’s first since winning the World Cup against Germany in 1966 and the team’s first ever European final.
Celebrities and fans got behind the England team during their successful run that sadly saw them fail to bring home the title, as they lost out to Italy during a penalty shootout in the nail-biting final held at Wembley Stadium on 11 July.
Reflecting on the tournament on Instagram ahead of his trip overseas, Phillips shared a shot of the England team huddled together during the tense final and told fans he was ‘incredibly proud’ of his teammates.
Lads on tour: Meanwhile Kalvin opted for a more low-key pair of plain black shorts as he kicked back in Greece
Ben and Kalvin were joined by a group of friends on day two of their stay in Mykonos following the end of Euro 2020
Fun times: Like his England teammate, Kalvin sported two chains around his neck as he enjoyed the dip in the sea
He wrote: ‘We gave it our all. In the end it wasn’t meant to be but I’m incredibly proud of this team. Thank you to all the @england staff, my teammates and, most importantly, our fans, for their amazing support.
‘It was an honour to have played for you and with you over the past few weeks. We’ll be back.’
White described being a part of the squad as the ‘best time’ of his footballing career to date.
‘What to say…gutted is an understatement. I have never been as proud of a group of people as I have with this lot,’ he wrote on social media.
Put ’em up! At one point, Ben looked like he adopted a faux boxer stance while playing around with his friend in the sea
Off for a stroll: Kalvin led the group of guys along the beachfront at one point after the got out of the water
Helping hand: A friend was spotted giving Ben White a ride on his shoulders as they cooled off in the water
‘To spend six weeks with them has been the best time of my short career and I’ve loved every minute of it. All I can say is thank you for all your support and I promise you we will come back stronger and even better. This is just the start!’
All eyes have been on him lately as he’s reportedly secured a £50million deal to move to Arsenal ahead of the Premier League’s 2021/2022 season.
While the move is yet to be finalised, Sky Sports reports that White is set to take a medical for the club when he returns from Greece.
He has previously played for Brighton & Hove Albion, Leeds Untied and League One team Peterborough United.
Up you go! One of the footballers’s friends lifted another onto Ben’s shoulders at one point
Tumbling down: The friend didn’t stay on Ben’s shoulders for long though as he appeared to fall backwards into the water