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Lawrence named in Wales squad despite drink-driving charge
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Lawrence named in Wales squad despite drink-driving charge

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London, Oct 3 : Tom Lawrence has been named in the Wales squad by team manager Ryan Giggs on Thursday for two upcoming Euro qualifiers, despite the Derby forward being charged for drunk-driving.

Lawrence, 25, was arrested on the spot by police after crashing his car last Tuesday night. He was charged with drink-driving and is due to appear in court on October 15th.

Lawrence played for Derby on Wednesday and has been included in the 26-man Wales squad, facing Slovakia and Croatia in Euro 2020 qualifying stage on October 10th and 13th respectively.

Aaron Ramsey of Juventus returns to the squad after recovering from injury and Real Madrid star Gareth Bale is called as well. (UNI-XINHUA)