The 17-year-old Liverpool starlet was named in Coleman’s squad for the first time ahead of tonight’s 2018 World Cup qualifier against Republic of Ireland (7.45pm).
Earlier this week Jurgen Klopp voiced his concerns over the timing of the call-up for the teenager and admitted he was surprised not to have been notified by Coleman of his intentions to pick him.
But the Wales boss reckons the German has nothing to worry about.
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He's at Liverpool, a Champions League chasing team, why the fuss, we've called him in? We'll look after him just like we do all our players
"He's done well, he's coped well, I knew he'd be okay," said Coleman.
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"He's training with Liverpool every day, I didn't really see all the fuss about calling him in.
Jurgen Klopp said he had concerns over Ben Woodburn's call-up
"He's at Liverpool, a Champions League chasing team, why the fuss, we've called him in? We'll look after him just like we do all our players."
Victory for third-placed Wales over Group D leaders Ireland would take them to within a point of Martin O’Neill’s side.