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5 October 2012

Defender called up for World Cup Qualifiers

Huddersfield Town defender Joel Lynch has received a call-up to the Welsh senior side by manager Chris Coleman for two World Cup qualifiers.

The powerful centre back made his debut for the senior side off the bench during Wales’ 2-0 friendly defeat against Bosnia in August and was also selected in the squad to face Serbia and Belgium, but had to withdraw through injury.

Joel will be part of Coleman’s squad who take on Scotland at the Cardiff City Stadium on Friday 12 October 2012, kick-off 7.45pm.

The 25 year-old will then travel to Osijek, Croatia, to take on the Croatians on Tuesday 16 October; kick-off 7pm. 

The squad in full:

Jason Brown - Aberdeen 
Lewis Price - Crystal Palace 
Owain Fôn Williams - Tranmere Rovers 

Darcy Blake - Crystal Palace 
Ben Davies - Swansea City 
Chris Gunter - Reading 
Joel Lynch - Huddersfield Town 
Adam Matthews - Celtic 
Sam Ricketts - Bolton Wanderers 
Ashley Williams - Swansea City 

Joe Allen - Liverpool 
David Edwards - Wolverhampton Wanderers 
Andy King - Leicester City 
Joe Ledley - Celtic 
Aaron Ramsey - Arsenal 
David Vaughan - Sunderland 

Gareth Bale - Tottenham Hotspur 
Simon Church - Reading 
Steve Morison - Norwich City 
Hal Robson-Kanu - Reading 
Sam Vokes - Burnley

Joel could be in action for Town at Birmingham on Saturday where you can purchase tickets on the gate for no extra fee!

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