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Owls duo receive international calls

Wednesday pair Liam Palmer and Reda Johnson have received international call-ups for their respective nations.

Midfielder Palmer has been called-up to the Scotland U21s squad while defender Johnson has been selected by Benin.

Palmer could feature in Scotland's UEFA European Under-21 Championship games against Luxemburg on Thursday, October 6 and Austria, on Monday, October 10.

Johnson could feature for Benin in their clash Rwanda on Sunday, October 9 in their AFCON qualifier.

The call-ups mean both players will be unavailable for Wednesday's npower League One clash at home against Chesterfield on Saturday, October 8.




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Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday September 28 2011

Time: 4:14PM

Your Comments

I can see this being harder on Reda than the team. He'll lose his place against Chezzies and probably have to start PigFest from the bench.
OurMaurice
I can see this being harder on Reda than the team. He'll lose his place against Chezzies and probably have to start PigFest from the bench.
OurMaurice
Well done lads let's keep Palmer and not sell him
Siswfc8101
Well done lads let's keep Palmer and not sell him
Siswfc8101
Nothing wrong with playing for your country, well done lads.
samh
Nothing wrong with playing for your country, well done lads.
samh
Was hoping to see Palmer and Reda start Saturday but obviously chuffed for them both to be representing their countries.
THEsharpey
Was hoping to see Palmer and Reda start Saturday but obviously chuffed for them both to be representing their countries.
THEsharpey
So well done lads....
TheDon1974
I agree and playing for your country is the pinnacle of anybody's career (or should be) regardless of where that nation is!
TheDon1974
So well done lads....
TheDon1974
I agree and playing for your country is the pinnacle of anybody's career (or should be) regardless of where that nation is!
TheDon1974
 

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