New Poland supervisor Paulo Sousa has revealed his 26-man squad for the rescheduled European Championship event that can start subsequent month.
Regardless of attaining qualification for the Euro finals, Jerzy Brzeczek was sacked in late January following an alleged altercation between him and Poland famous person Robert Lewandowski.
Sousa has skilled combined fortunes in his opening three matches accountable for the Eagles.
After marking his debut with a 3-3 draw with Hungary, the Portuguese tactician led Poland to a 3-0 win over minnows Andorra and suffered a 2-1 loss to England.
As anticipated, Lewandowski will captain his group on the last event following a record-breaking season within the Bundesliga.
The 32-year-old striker eclipsed Gerd Muller’s file for the variety of objectives scored in a single top-flight marketing campaign in German soccer with 41.
Nevertheless, the Bayern Munich star has misplaced his occasional attacking associate and first-choice substitute, Krzysztof Piatek, to harm.
He fractured his ankle in Hertha’s 2-1 win over Schalke 04 on Could 12 and has didn’t make the ultimate lower.
With Piatek formally out, Marseille’s Arkadiusz Milik will likely be Sousa’s go-to choice to fill in for Lewandowski if wanted.
There’s a important Premier League contingent in Poland’s Euro 2020 squad.
Beginning with West Ham’s Lukasz Fabianski by means of Southampton’s Jan Bednarek and Brighton & Hove Albion’s Jakub Moder to Leeds United star midfielder Mateusz Klich, the Premier League offers a few of Poland’s finest gamers.
There may be, nevertheless, one main shock in Sousa’s choice. West Brom winger Kamil Grosicki has solely managed the reserve record regardless of being an always-present determine within the nationwide group for over a decade.
Poland made it to the quarter-finals at Euro 2016 after bowing out within the group stage at their European Championship debut in 2008.
Certainly, the Eagles have certified for the ultimate event for less than the third time, ending prime of their qualifying group with a few matches to spare.
They’ve been paired with Spain, Sweden and Slovakia in Group E and stand an honest probability of progressing to the knock-out levels this summer time.
Poland Euro 2020 Squad
Goalkeepers: Lukasz Fabianski (West Ham), Wojciech Szczesny (Juventus), Lukasz Skorupski (Bologna).
Defenders: Jan Bednarek (Southampton), Bartosz Bereszynski (Sampdoria), Pawel Dawidowicz (Verona), Kamil Glik (Benevento), Michal Helik (Barnsley), Tomasz Kedziora (Dynamo Kyiv), Kamil Piatkowski (Rakow Czestochowa), Tymoteusz Puchacz (Lech Poznan), Maciej Rybus (Lokomotiv Moskva).
Midfielders: Przemysław Frankowski (Chicago Fireplace), Kamil Jozwiak (Derby), Mateusz Klich (Leeds), Kacper Kozlowski (Pogon Szczecin), Grzegorz Krychowiak (Lokomotiv Moskva), Karol Linetty (Torino), Jakub Moder (Brighton), Przemyslaw Placheta (Norwich), Piotr Zielinski (Napoli).
Forwards: Dawid Kownacki (Fortuna Dusseldorf), Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich), Arkadiusz Milik (Marseille), Karol Swiderski (PAOK), Jakub Swierczok (Piast Gliwice).
Learn Subsequent: All Euro 2020 Squads.