WARSAW, Poland. Match 11 (PSN) – Poland national team coach Jerzy Brzeczek announced the call-ups on Monday for the first two matches of the UEFA EURO 2020 qualifiers against with Austria and Latvia.
For these games, the Selekcjoner has decided to introduce some new names to the senior team fold that were previously exclusive only to the U-21 team. These two players being Robert Gumny (defender), and Szymon Zurkowski (midfielder). Dawid Kownacki (striker), whose also a key player for the U-21 will be returning to the senior side after good performances for Fortuna Dusseldorf.
The first game (Austria) will take place on March 21 in Vienna and the second one (Latvia) will be in Warsaw three days later.
Polish national team for Austria and Latvia:
Goalkeepers: Łukasz Fabiański (West Ham United), Łukasz Skorupski (Bologna FC), Wojciech Szczęsny (Juventus FC)
Defenders: Jan Bednarek (Southampton FC), Bartosz Bereszyński (Sampdoria), Thiago Cionek (SPAL), Kamil Glik (AS Monaco FC), Robert Gumny (Lech Poznań), Artur Jędrzejczyk (Legia Warsaw), Marcin Kamiński (Fortuna Düsseldorf), Tomasz Kędziora (Dynamo Kyiv), Michał Pazdan (MKE Ankaragucu), Arkadiusz Reca (Atalanta Bergamo)
Midfielders: Jakub Błaszczykowski (Wisła Kraków), Przemysław Frankowski (Chicago Fire), Jacek Góralski (Ludogorets Razgrad), Kamil Grosicki (Hull City), Damian Kądzior (Dinamo Zagrzeb), Mateusz Klich (Leeds United), Grzegorz Krychowiak (Lokomotiv Moscow), Karol Linetty (Sampdoria), Damian Szymański (Achmat Grozny), Piotr Zieliński (SSC Napoli), Szymon Żurkowski (Górnik Zabrze)
Forwards: Dawid Kownacki (Fortuna Düsseldorf), Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich), Arkadiusz Milik (SSC Napoli), Krzysztof Piątek (AC Milan)
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