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Julian Nagelsmann names Germany squad for France & Netherlands friendlies!

Germany head coach Julian Nagelsmann has named his squad for the high profile March friendlies against France and Netherlands.

Head coach Julian Nagelsmann named his 26-man squad today on Thursday, March 14. The coach has called up six players for the first time: U-21 EURO winner Waldemar Anton, Maximilian Mittelstädt, Deniz Undav (all VfB Stuttgart), Maximilian Beier (TSG Hoffenheim), Jan-Niklas Beste (1. FC Heidenheim) and Aleksandar Pavlovic (FC Bayern München).

Former world champions Toni Kroos (Real Madrid) and Manuel Neuer (FC Bayern München) return, as do Chris Führich (VfB Stuttgart), Robin Koch (Eintracht Frankfurt), Bernd Leno (FC Fulham) and Jamal Musiala (FC Bayern München). They are all back in the squad after missing out last time for various reasons.

The Germany squad will join up in Frankfurt on Monday and prepare there for the first two matches of the year they will host UEFA EURO 2024. On Friday, the team will travel to Lyon to face two-time world champions France on Saturday, March 23 (21:00 CET), before returning to Frankfurt to take on the Netherlands on Tuesday, March 26 (20:45 CET).

GERMANY

Goalkeepers
Oliver Baumann (TSG Hoffenheim), Bernd Leno (FC Fulham), Manuel Neuer (FC Bayern München), Marc-André ter Stegen (FC Barcelona)

Defenders
Waldemar Anton (VfB Stuttgart), Jan-Niklas Beste (1.FC Heidenheim), Benjamin Henrichs (RB Leipzig), Joshua Kimmich (FC Bayern München), Robin Koch (Eintracht Frankfurt), Maximilian Mittelstädt (VfB Stuttgart), David Raum (RB Leipzig), Antonio Rüdiger (Real Madrid), Jonathan Tah (Bayer 04 Leverkusen)

Midfielders
Robert Andrich (Bayer 04 Leverkusen), Chris Führich (VfB Stuttgart), Pascal Groß (Brighton & Hove Albion), Ilkay Gündogan (FC Barcelona), Toni Kroos (Real Madrid), Jamal Musiala (FC Bayern München), Aleksandar Pavlovic (FC Bayern München), Florian Wirtz (Bayer 04 Leverkusen)

Forwards
Maximilian Beier (TSG Hoffenheim), Niclas Füllkrug (Borussia Dortmund), Kai Havertz (FC Arsenal), Thomas Müller (FC Bayern München), Deniz Undav (VfB Stuttgart)

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