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14 June 2021

First Albania U19 call-up for Town youngster Ernaldo Krasniqi

- Ernaldo Krasniqi receives first Albania Under-19s call-up
- Young Terrier currently capped up to Under-17 level
- Albania Under-19s to play against Kosovo Under-19s

Young Huddersfield Town midfielder Ernaldo Krasiqi has received his first call-up for Albania’s Under-19s!

Ernaldo has been called up by Albania U19 Head Coach Armando Cungu to face Kosovo’s Under-19s.

The youngster will travel to Albania between Sunday 13 June and Saturday 19 June 2021 to prepare for their matches against Kosovo U19s at the Elbasan Arena Stadium on Wednesday 16 June and Friday 18 June 2021.

The 18-year-old was called up by Albania’s Under-17s in August 2019. He wasn’t a part of their team line-up for their game Portugal but did participate in their training camp.

Krasniqi had a successful 2020/21 season with the Young Terriers, making regular appearances for the Under-19s. His outstanding strike against Bradford City saw him nominated for the League Football Education’s January Goal of the Month – you can watch it below!

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