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Krohn-Dehli called for Denmark’s pre-selection

15/05/2018 13:15

Deportivista Michael Krohn-Dehli has made it into Denmark’s first list for the 2018 Russia World Cup.

Denmark's coach, Age Hareide, will publish the final list of 23 players on the 26th or 27th of May.

Denmark’s World Cup fixtures are as follows:

Saturday 16 June
7 pm: PERU - DENMARK, at the Mordovia Arena (Saransk)

Thursday 21 June
4 pm: DENMARK - AUSTRALIA, at the Samara Arena

Tuesday 26 June
5 pm: DENMARK - FRANCE, at the Luzhniky Stadium (Moscow)

Denmark will also play two friendlies on Monday 2 June against Sweden at the Friends Arena in Stockholm (7:45 pm), and on Monday 9 June against Mexico at the Brondby Stadium in Brondby, Denmark (8 pm).

Fabrilista Francis is pre-selected for Nigeria

Fabril goalkeeper Francis, has been pre-selected by Nigeria for the 2018 Russia World Cup.

Nigeria coach, Gernot Rohr, has picked 30 players of which he will finally choose 23.

Nigeria’s World Cup fixtures are as follows:

Saturday 16 June
9 pm: CROATIA - NIGERIA, at the Kaliningrad stadium

Friday 22 June
6 pm: NIGERIA - ICELAND, at the Volgograd Arena

Tuesday 26 June
9 pm: NIGERIA - ARGENTINA, in St Petersburg

Nigeria will also play 3 friendlies: on Friday 25 May in Abuya against Democratic Republic of Congo, on Saturday 2 June against England in London, and on Wednesday 6 June in Austria against the Czech Republic.

Uruguay call Fede Valverde

RC Deportivo have been officially informed by the Uruguayan Football Association that they are calling Fede Valverde for the 2018 Russia World Cup.

The next few days, the Uruguayan officials will let Dépor know the Deportivista midfielder’s travel itinerary.

Uruguay’s World Cup fixtures are as follows:

Friday 15 June
5 pm: EGYPT - URUGUAY, at the Ekaterinburg Arena

Wednesday 20 June
6 pm: URUGUAY - SAUDI ARABIA, at the Rostov Arena

Monday 25 June
6 pm: URUGUAY - RUSSIA, at the Samara Arena

Uruguay also have a confirmed friendly on 7 June at 8 pm (local time) at the Estadio Centenario in Montevideo against Uzbekistan.

Celso Borges already in Costa Rica

The Costa Rica Football Federation have confirmed that Celso Borges will be called for the 2018 Russia World Cup.

RC Deportivo responded to Costa Rica’s request and allowed the Branquiazul midfielder to join his national team this week.

Costa Rica’s World Cup fixtures are as follows:

Sunday 17 June
4 pm: COSTA RICA - SERBIA at the Samara Arena

Friday 22 June
3 pm: BRAZIL - COSTA RICA, at the St Petersburg stadium

Wednesday 27 June
9 pm: SWITZERLAND - COSTA RICA, at the Nizhny Novgorod stadium

Before the 3rd of June, the Ticos will say farewell to their fans with a friendly match against Northern Ireland in San Jose. Already in Europe, they will face England in Leeds (7 June) and Belgium in Brussels (11 June).

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