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Kouhyar and Roberts called up for international duty

1 November 2017

Striker Tyler Roberts and midfielder Maz Kouhyar have been called up for the Wales Under-21 and Afghanistan squads respectively.

Roberts has three caps for the Welsh U21s and will look to play in their UEFA Under 21 Group 8 Qualifying matches over the upcoming international break.

The on-loan West Bromwich Albion striker has scored four goals since signing for The Saddlers in August.

Wales will play Bosnia and Herzegovina on November 10th, with their home game against Romania following on November 14th.

Midfielder Maz Kouhyar meanwhile has been called up to the senior Afghanistan squad for the national side’s AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 qualifier against Vietnam on November 14th.

Kouhyar has made six appearances for The Saddlers this season.

Details of any further call-ups will be announced on in due course. As reported yesterday, our match against Blackburn Rovers, scheduled for the international weekend, Saturday, November 11th, has been postponed.

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