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Arsenal shot-stopper is expected to be the first choice between the sticks for the co-hosts with club-mate Lukasz Fabianski missing through a shoulder injury

Poland boss Franciszek Smuda has announced his final 23-man squad for Euro 2012, including Arsenal keeper Wojciech Szczesny and Celtic striker Pawel Brozek.

Smuda dropped Tomasz Jodlowiec, Michal Kucharczyk and Kamil Glik in the wake of Saturday's 1-0 friendly win over Slovakia.

"It was really painful to tell three players they will not participate in the finals," explained Smuda at a press conference.

"Saturday was very difficult for me. We played a friendly and I was praying the whole game that none of my players would get injured. 

"Then, in the evening, I had a meeting with my assistants, captain Jakub Blaszczykowski and with the three players. I understand they are disappointed, but two months after the Euro finals we start our World Cup qualification campaign, so they can return if they make progress."

Poland kick off their Euro 2012 campaign on June 8 against Greece. They have also been paired with Czech Republic and Russia in Group A.

Name Club
Goalkeepers:  
Wojciech Szczesny
Arsenal
Grzegorz Sandomierski Genk
Przemyslaw Tyton
PSV
Defenders:  
Sebastian Boenisch
Werder Bremen
Marcin Kaminski
Lech Poznan
Damien Perquis
Sochaux
Lukasz Piszczek
Borussia Dortmund
Marcin Wasilewski
Anderlecht
Jakub Wawrzyniak Legia Warsaw
Grzegorz Wojtkowiak Lech Poznan
Midfielders:  
Jakub Blaszczykowski Borussia Dortmund
Dariusz Dudka
Auxerre
Kamil Grosicki
Sivasspor
Adam Matuszczyk
Fortuna Dusseldorf
Adrian Mierzejewski
Trabzonspor
Rafal Murawski
Lech Poznan
Eugen Polanski
Mainz
Ludovic Obraniak
Bordeaux
Maciej Rybus Terek Grozny
Rafal Wolski
Legia Warsaw
Attackers:  
Pawel Brozek
Celtic
Robert Lewandowski
Borussia Dortmund
Artur Sobiech Hannover

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