Ilkay Gundogan will return to the Germany national team for the first time in almost a year for their upcoming World Cup qualifiers against the Czech Republic and Northern Ireland.
The Manchester City midfielder’s name figures on a list of 22 players called up by coach Joachim Low on Friday and he could make his return for the first time since November 2015.
‘I’m particularly pleased to have Ilkay Gundogan, Jerome Boateng and Mario Gomez back,’ said Low.
Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gunogan has been recalled to the German national team
The industrious midfielder will return to the national team for upcoming World Cup qualifiers
‘These two home games are very important for us. After we started our qualifying campaign well in Norway (winning 3-0), we now want to win our next games and take the lead in the group.
‘Those players who form the backbone of our team…