WARSAW, Poland. November 6 (PSN) – Poland manager Adam Nawalka announced today his squad for the November friendlies with Iceland (13th at the National Stadium in Warsaw) and the Czech Republic (17th at the Stadion Wroclaw).
In addition to the call-ups from abroad and the Ekstraklasa, Pawel Dawidowicz was also surprisingly included.
The defensive midfielder has yet to break into the Benfica first team since his transfer to Portugal from Lechia Gdansk in May 2014. Dawidowicz has only been a regular for Benfica B, the club’s reserve side.
Both Iceland and Czech Republic have also qualified for UEFA EURO 2016.
Call-ups for November against Iceland and Czech Republic:
Goalkeepers: Artur Boruc (AFC Bournemouth), Łukasz Fabiański (Swansea City AFC), Wojciech Szczęsny (AS Roma), Przemysław Tytoń (VfB Stuttgart 1893)
Defenders: Thiago Cionek (Modena FC 1912), Kamil Glik (Torino FC,), Artur Jędrzejczyk (FK Krasnodar), Łukasz Piszczek (Borussia Dortmund), Maciej Rybus (Tieriek Grozny), Łukasz Szukała (Osmanlıspor FK), Paweł Dawidowicz (SL Benfica), Michał Pazdan (Legia Warsaw), Jakub Wawrzyniak (Lechia Gdańsk)
Midfielders: Jakub Błaszczykowski (ACF Fiorentina), Kamil Grosicki (Stade Rennais FC), Grzegorz Krychowiak (Sevilla FC), Arkadiusz Milik (AFC Ajax), Piotr Zieliński (Empoli FC), Ariel Borysiuk (Lechia Gdańsk), Bartosz Kapustka (Cracovia), Karol Linetty (Lech Poznań), Sebastian Mila (Lechia Gdańsk), Tomasz Jodłowiec (Legia Warsaw), Krzysztof Mączyński (Wisła Kraków), Sławomir Peszko (Lechia Gdańsk)
Forwards: Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich, Artur Sobiech (Hannover 96), Mariusz Stępiński (Ruch Chorzów)
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