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International Update

4 September 2012

News on this week's fixtures

International football is upon us once again – and a number of Royals players will be in action representing their countries in World Cup Qualifiers, friendlies and youth football.

Kaspars Gorkss
Will lead his Latvian side in World Cup Qualifiers against Greece in Riga on Friday and away to Bosnia on Tuesday.

Adrian Mariappa
Faces a double header against the USA whilst representing Jamaica – both home and away against Jurgen Kinsmann's outfit. 

Chris Gunter, Simon Church, Hal Robson-Kanu
The Welsh trio are also in World Cup Qualifying action – taking on a strong Belgium side at the Cardiff City Stadium on Friday before travelling to Serbia on Tuesday evening. 

Adam Federici
The Royals stopper was called up for Australia’s friendly clashes with Lebanon and Jordan – but withdrew from the squad with an injury and will rehab back at Hogwood Park.

Jake Taylor
Will continue to gain experience with Wales under 21s – who take on Czech Republic next Monday in Prague. 

Pierce Sweeney
The centre half has been called up by Republic of Ireland under 19s for a clash with Latvia in Riga this Saturday.

Ryan Edwards
Our promising winger has sparkled for Australia in the recent Asean U19 Tournament in Vietnam, captaining the young Socceroos to a 4-0 win over the host nation earlier this week. 

In addition – Karl Sheppard is on standby for Ireland’s u21s, whilst Dominic Samuel is also on the waiting list for England u19s for a friendly with Germany. 

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