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Halil Dervisoglu called up by Turkey Under-21s

Striker heading off for European Championship qualifier next week

25 August 2020

Halil Dervisoglu has become the latest Brentford player to receive an international call-up after he was selected by Turkey's Under-21s.

Turkey, who currently prop up Group C of 2021 Under-21 European Championship qualifying, host Andorra next Friday, 4 September, in Istanbul, kick-off 6.30pm UK time. 

Halil is Turkey's top scorer so far in qualifying, netting twice in his five appearances during this campaign. In total he has three goals in seven games at Under-21 level, to add to two caps at Under-19 level. 

The 20-year-old signed for Brentford from Sparta Rotterdam in January, going on to make seven appearances during the second-half of last season. 

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