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Football: Rosicky back in Czech team for Denmark, Armenia

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Czech Republic head coach Michal Bilek on Tuesday named a 22-man squad for the World Cup 2014 qualifiers against Denmark at home on March 22 and in Armenia on March 26.

The squad includes its top stars -- Arsenal midfielder and team captain Tomas Rosicky, who had been sidelined with injuries for many months after Euro 2012, and Chelsea keeper Petr Cech.

Czech Republic squad:

Goalkeepers: Petr Cech (Chelsea/ENG), Jan Lastuvka (Dnepropetrovsk/UKR), Tomas Vaclik (Sparta Prague)

Defenders: Michal Kadlec (Leverkusen/GER), Tomas Sivok (Besiktas/TUR), Theodor Gebre Selassie (Werder Bremen/GER), David Limbersky (Plzen), Marek Suchy (Spartak Moscow/RUS), Martin Latka (Dusseldorf/GER), Frantisek Rajtoral (Plzen)

Midfielders: Tomas Rosicky (Arsenal/ENG), Tomas Hubschman (Shaktar Donetsk/UKR), Jaroslav Plasil (Bordeaux/FRA), Vladimir Darida (Plzen), Petr Jiracek (Hamburg/GER), Ladislav Krejci (Sparta Prague), Borek Dockal (Rosenborg/NOR), Daniel Kolar (Plzen)

Forwards: David Lafata (Sparta Prague), Matej Vydra (Watford/ENG), Stanislav Tecl (Plzen), Tomas Pekhart (Nuremberg/GER)

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