Football News: No room for Lenetti in Poland's World Cup squad

2022-11-11 12:00

Football News: No room for Lenetti in Poland's World Cup squad

Poland manager Czeslav Michnievic has ruled out Carol Lenetti from his 26 - man squad for Thursday's World Cup in Qatar .

The 27 -year-old midfielder has made 42 caps for Poland since his debut in 2014 , but Micnievic has been unable to find his place in the squad due to the intense competition.

Poland captain Robert Lewandowski is one of four attackers in the squad, along with Arkadyusz Milik , Krzysztof Piatek and Carol Sway Desky .

Other experienced players include Brighton and Hove Albion midfielder Jakub Maud, who is sidelined with injury, and defender Macie Iribus, who was knocked out of Poland after joining Russian club Spartak Moscow in June . team.


There was speculation that Micnievic would name four goalkeepers, but he chose three, while Copenhagen's Kamil Grabala and Sekker Brugge's Radoslaw Majecki were named excluded .

Including Aston Villa's defensive duo Jan Bednarek and Marty Cash , and Birmingham City's Christian Bilick , they missed the entire World Cup qualifying campaign, save for a torn knee ligament. Beat Sweden in the playoffs.

This World Cup will be the ninth time Poland has reached the World Cup finals after failing to qualify for the group stage in Russia four years ago.