May 11, 2010
Rosicky, Baros won't play vs. U.S.
The Czech Republic won't be playing the United States with a full squad in an international friendly in East Hartford, Conn. on May 25.
Midfielder Tomas Rosicky and forward Milan Baros will be left home due to injuries.
Rosicky, who performs for Arsenal (England), has an injured ankle that has left him out of Arsenal's final two English Premier League matches. Baros, who plays for Galatasaray, has a thigh muscle problem.
Besides playing the U.S., the Czech Republic will meet Turkey at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, N.J. on May 22.
Goalkeepers: Petr Cech (Chelsea), Jaroslav Drobny (Hertha Berlin), Jan Lastuvka (Dnipropetrovsk).
Defenders: Tomas Hubschman (Shakhtar Donetsk), David Limbersky (Plzen), Ondrej Mazuch (Anderlecht), Ondrej Kusnir (Sparta Prague), Tomas Sivok (Besiktas), Marek Suchy (Spartak Moscow).
Midfielders: Jaroslav Cerny (Slavia Prague), Milan Cerny (Slavia Prague), Mario Holek (Dnipropetrovsk), Jan Moravek (Schalke), Jaroslav Plasil (Bordeaux), Jan Polak (Anderlecht), Daniel Pudil (Genk), Libor Sionko (Sparta Prague), Rudolf Skacel (Larissa).
Forwards: Martin Fenin (Frankfurt), David Lafata (Liberec), Lukas Magera (Timisoara), Tomas Necid (CSKA Moscow).