International call-ups for Swansea City youngsters

31st August 2023
Ben Hughes

Swansea City's Ben Hughes, Cameron Congreve, Joel Cotterill and Josh Thomas have been included in the Wales Under-21s squad for the September Uefa Euro 2025 qualifiers.

Matty Jones has selected a 23-man squad for his side’s home friendly against Liechtenstein on Friday, September 8 and their European qualifier against Lithuania four days later.

Cotterill - who is currently on loan at Stockport County - will be looking to make his competitive debuts for the age-grade side, alongside Hughes and Congreve.

Thomas - who has joined League One outfit Port Vale on a season-long loan - has earned his fifth call up for the age group.

The fixture against Liechtenstein will take place at Rodney Parade, with a 4.30pm kick-off in Newport, while the away qualifier against Lithuania gets under way at 4pm at Jonava Stadium.

Azeem Abdulai Scotland

Meanwhile, Azeem Abdulai has been called upon for Scot Gemmill's Scotland Under-21 squad ahead of their opening Euro qualifier against Spain on Monday, September 11 (7pm kick-off).

Abdulai, 20, earned his maiden call-up for Scotland Under-21s in March this year.