Cech, Rosicky lead familiar Czech squad
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Arsenal midfielder Tomas Rosicky and Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech will lead the Czech Republic team in a friendly against Norway in Oslo on 10 August, head coach Michal Bilek said today.

The only newcomer in the Czech squad is midfielder Marcel Gecov, who joined Fulham in the summer after being picked for the all-star team of the UEFA European U-21 Championship in Denmark in June.

Czech Republic squad:

Goalkeepers: Petr Cech (Chelsea/ENG), Jan Lastuvka (Dnepropetrovsk/UKR)
Defenders: Zdenek Pospech (Mainz/GER), Roman Hubnik (Hertha Berlin/GER), Tomas Sivok (Besiktas/TUR), Michal Kadlec (Bayer Leverkusen/GER), Jan Rajnoch (Ankaragucu/TUR), Daniel Pudil (Genk/BEL)
Midfielders: Tomas Rosicky (Arsenal/ENG), Tomas Hubschman (Shakhtar Donetsk/UKR), Jaroslav Plasil (Bordeaux/FRA), Marcel Gecov (Fulham/ENG), Kamil Vacek (Sparta Prague), Jan Rezek (Famagusta/CYP), Milan Petrzela (Pilsen), Jan Polak (Wolfsburg/GER)
Forwards: Milan Baros (Galatasaray/TUR), David Lafata (Jablonec), Tomas Pekhart (Nurnberg/GER)