Celtics Denayer called up for Belgium

02 October 2014 01:46

Belgium coach Marc Wilmots has called up Glasgow Celtic defender Jason Denayer for the Euro 2016 qualifiers against Andorra and Bosnia next week.

Denayer is the only new face in the group and has been called in as cover for injured Barcelona centre back Thomas Vermaelen.

And while Marouane Fellaini has missed a month through injury at Manchester United, Wilmots has called him up for national duty.

Belgium, Andorra and Bosnia-Herzegovina are in Group B along with Wales, Cyprus and Israel.

Goalkeepers: Thibaut Courtois (Chelsea/ENG), Simon Mignolet (Liverpool/ENG), Jean-Francois Gillet (Torino/ITA)

Defenders: Toby Alderweireld (Southampton/ENG), Laurent Ciman (Standard Liege), Jason Denayer (Celtic/SCO), Vincent Kompany (Manchester City/ENG), Nicolas Lombaerts (Zenit St Petersburg/RUS), Sebastien Pocognoli (West Bromwich Albion/ENG), Jelle Van Damme (Standard Liege), Jan Vertonghen (Tottenham Hotspur/ENG)

Midfielders: Nacer Chadli (Tottenham Hotspur/ENG), Kevin De Bruyne (Wolfsburg/GER), Steven Defour (Anderlecht), Moussa Dembele (Tottenham Hotspur/ENG), Marouane Fellaini (Manchester United/ENG), Radja Nainggolan (AS Roma/ITA), Axel Witsel (Zenit St Petersburg/RUS)

Strikers: Yannick Ferreira-Carrasco (AS Monaco/FRA), Eden Hazard (Chelsea/ENG), Adnan Januzaj (Manchester United/ENG), Romelu Lukaku (Everton/ENG), Dries Mertens (Napoli/ITA), Divock Origi (Lille/FRA)

Source: AFP