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Udinese loanee Matej Vydra's performances for Watford earn first Czech Republic call-up
11:40am Tuesday 28th August 2012 in Watford FC News
Watford forward Matej Vydra has been called up by the full Czech Republic squad for the first time.
Vydra has just started a season-long loan with the Hornets from Italian club Udinese and the 20-year-old has scored two goals in four appearances for the club.
His team-mate Daniel Pudil, who is on loan from Granada, just missed out on Czech Republic's Euro 2012 squad but has not been recalled for the two games.
Vladimir Smicer's men face Denmark in a World Cup qualifier on Saturday, September 8 and then have a friendly with Finland three days later.
Watford full back Lee Hodson is once again in the Northern Ireland squad for their two World Cup qualifiers against Russia and Luxembourg.
Northern Ireland face Russia on Friday, September 7 and then return home to play Luxembourg the following Tuesday.
Nyron Nosworthy is in Jamaica’s squad for their double header with USA on September 7 and September 11, which are also World Cup qualifiers.
Sean Murray and Adam Thompson are in the Under-21 squads for the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland respectively. Tommie Hoban has been called up by ROI Under-19s.