Wales Women announce squad for World Cup qualifiers

Wales Women's manager Jarmo Matikainen

Manager Jarmo Matikainen has named his squad for Wales Women's World Cup qualifiers against Turkey and Ukraine in April

Wales will face Turkey away on 4 April before hosting Ukraine at Llanelli's Parc y Scarlets on 9 April .

Matikainen's side are currently third in Group 6, six points behind leaders England.

Wales warmed up for the qualifiers with two games against Romania, which they drew 1-1 and 0-0.

Wales squad: Nicola Davies (Reading), Alice Evans (Yeovil), Rhian Cleverley (Bristol Academy), Kylie Davies (Millwall), Nicola Cousins (Cardiff City Ladies), Carys Hawkins (Fylkir), Sophie Ingle (Bristol Academy), Helen Bleazard (Yeovil), Loren Dykes (Bristol Academy), Angharad James (Bristol Academy), Michelle Green (Cardiff City Ladies), Hayley Ladd (Coventry), Josie Green (Watford), Amy Wathan (Yeovil), Jess Fishlock (Seattle Reign), Nadia Lawrence ( Ibv Vestmannaeyjar), Megan Wynne (Watford), Sarah Wiltshire (Watford), Hannah Keryakoplis (Birmingham), Natasha Harding (Bristol Academy)

Standby: Sophie Dando (Cardiff City Ladies), Andie Worrall (Manchester City), Rhian Nokes, Delyth Morgan (Wrexham), Alys Hinchcliffe (Bristol Academy), Lauren Townsend (Cardiff City Ladies), Chloe Tucker (Cardiff Met University), Stephanie Turner (Cardiff Met University), Danielle Oates (Barnet), Georgia Evans (Bristol Academy)