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Nations League: Jerzy Brzeczek Announces Squad for Portugal and Italy

Jerzy Brzeczek has made his team selections for the UEFA Nations League October games for Portugal and Italy / PZPN
Nations League: Jerzy Brzeczek Announces Squad for Portugal and Italy

WARSAW, Poland. October 1 (PSN) – Following in line with many predictions, Polish national team coach Jerzy Brzeczek had revealed his call-ups on Monday for the players who would make up the squad for the UEFA Nations League games against Portugal and Italy.

Jakub Blaszczykowski, Paweł Olkowski and Kamil Grosicki, among others, were those named in the international call-ups list for Poland.

Brzeczek decided to call-up three goalkeepers, nine defenders, twelve midfielders and three forwards for the two important fixtures this month. To no ones surprise, the highly rated Krzysztof Piatek was once again included in the squad, who is currently the top goal scorer in the Serie A and Europe in general.

Both games with Portugal and Italy will take place at the Silesian Stadium in Chorzow.

The first game against Portugal is scheduled for October 11 (Thursday), and three days later the Poles will face Italy on October 14 (Sunday).

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Poland national team squad for Portugal and Italy:

Goalkeepers: Łukasz Fabiański (West Ham United FC), Łukasz Skorupski (Bologna FC), Wojciech Szczęsny (Juventus FC)

Defenders: Jan Bednarek (Southampton FC), Bartosz Bereszyński (UC Sampdoria), Kamil Glik (AS Monaco), Artur Jędrzejczyk (Legia Warsaw), Marcin Kamiński (Fortuna Düsseldorf), Tomasz Kędziora (Dynamo Kyiv), Paweł Olkowski (Bolton Wanderers FC), Rafał Pietrzak (Wisła Kraków), Arkadiusz Reca (Atalanta BC)

Midfielder: Jakub Błaszczykowski (VfL Wolfsburg), Przemysław Frankowski (Jagiellonia Białystok), Jacek Góralski (Ludogorets Razgrad), Kamil Grosicki (Hull City AFC), Damian Kądzior (Dinamo Zagrzeb), Mateusz Klich (Leeds United FC), Grzegorz Krychowiak (Lokomotiv Moscow), Rafał Kurzawa (Amiens SC), Karol Linetty (UC Sampdoria), Maciej Makuszewski (Lech Poznań), Damian Szymański (Wisła Płock), Piotr Zieliński (SSC Napoli)

Forwards: Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich), Arkadiusz Milik (SSC Napoli), Krzysztof Piątek (Genoa CFC)

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