Geraint Williams names first Wales Under 21 squad

Jonathan Williams

New Wales Intermediate manager Geraint Williams has named his first under-21 squad for the Euro 2013 qualifier against Armenia.

The 18-man squad for the game at Wrexham's Racecourse on 15 August includes Crystal Palace's Jonathan Williams.

Williams broke his leg during the goalless draw in Armenia last November.

Wales are third in Group 3, a point behind second placed Armenia and six points behind leaders Czech Republic.

The match will be Williams' first in charge of the Under-21 side following his appointment as Brian Flynn's successor in July.

Wales Under-21 squad: Chris Maxwell (Fleetwood Town), Daniel Ward (Liverpool), Kieron Freeman (Nottingham Forest), Ashley Richards (Swansea City), Daniel Alfei (Swansea City), David Stephens (Hibernian) Troy Brown (Aldershot Town), Adam Henley (Blackburn Rovers), Lee Lucas (Swansea City), Jake Howells (Luton Town), Ryan Doble (Shrewsbury Town), Billy Bodin (Torquay United), Ashton Taylor (Tranmere Rovers), Jake Cassidy (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Eliot Richards (Bristol Rovers), Jonathan Williams (Crystal Palace), Tom Bradshaw (Shrewsbury Town), Jake Taylor (Reading)

Stand-by players: Jonathan Bond (Watford), Paul Dummett (Newcastle United), Josh Pritchard (Fulham), Tom Bender (Colchester United), Jonathan Meades (Unattached), Elliott Chamberlain (Unattached), Adam Mekki (Aldershot Town), Robert Ogleby (Wrexham) Nat Jarvis (Cardiff City)

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