Lazio Attacker Vedat Muriqi Called up by Kosovo

By Steven Moore -

Lazio attacker Vedat Muriqi has been called up by Bernard Challandes to take part in Kosovo’s upcoming matches.

The European nation’s first match against Albania (International Friendly) is set to take place at the Elbasan Arena on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at 10:00 (EST); their second match against Slovenia (UEFA Nations League) is set to take place at the Stožice Stadium on Sunday, November 15, 2020 at 14:45 (EST); and their third and final match against Moldova (UEFA Nations League) is set to take place at the Fadil Vokrri Stadium on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 14:45 (EST).

Since making his debut for Kosovo in October 2016 against Ukraine (in a 3-0 loss), Muriqi has secured 22 other caps at the international level. Over this period, he has scored eight goals, provided three assists and played a total of 1552 minutes. In addition, he has been called up for international duty but remained on the bench on four other occasions.

As it stands, Kosovo currently sits in third place in the UEFA Nations League C Group 3 with a record of 0W-2D-2L (2 points).

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