And the Everton defender is not joining up with the England squad just to wash the kit.
Jagielka, 33, is in the squad for England’s friendlies against Germany and Holland.
But he knows he is not at the top of Roy Hodgson’s pecking order for centre-backs at the moment.
The Toffees skipper believes Chris Smalling and Gary Cahill are the national boss’ current preferred pairing.
But that does not mean he will not fight to break into the starting XI before France this summer.