called up


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called up

(for military service) drafted
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WALES interim head coach Robin McBryde says it is a "proud moment" for his squad after four of their players were called up by the British and Irish Lions.
STUART PEARCE is set to win his battle to have the best Under-21 players called up for future tournaments - but it could be too late to save his job.
Williams and McDonald are set to be called up by Socceroos coach Holger Osieck for the friendly against Wales at the Cardiff Stadium on Wednesday, August 10.