Hensol - Injured Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey was not
included in the squad announced by Wales manager Chris Coleman on Wednesday for
next month's opening World Cup qualifier against Moldova.
Ramsey, 25, is nursing a hamstring injury and will miss the
Euro 2016 semi-finalists' opening Group D fixture against Moldova in Cardiff on
Real Madrid star Gareth Bale is included, but Crystal Palace
playmaker Jonathan Williams is also injured and Nottingham Forest midfielder
David Vaughan, 33, has retired from international football.
Ramsey, Williams and Vaughan were the only absentees from
the squad who reached the last four at Euro 2016 in France before falling to
eventual champions Portugal.
Hal Robson-Kanu, one of Wales's stars of the tournament, was
called up despite being without a club following his departure from Reading.
Newcastle United full-back Paul Dummett, Cardiff City
midfielder Emyr Huws and Leicester City striker Tom Lawrence have all been
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Wales will also face Austria, Serbia, the Republic of
Ireland and Georgia in Group D as they bid to qualify for a first World Cup
Goalkeepers: Wayne Hennessey (Crystal Palace/ENG), Danny
Ward (Huddersfield Town/ENG, on loan from Liverpool/ENG), Owain Fon Williams
(Inverness Caledonian Thistle/SCO)
Defenders: Ben Davies (Tottenham Hotspur/ENG), James Chester
(Aston Villa/ENG), James Collins (West Ham United/ENG), Chris Gunter
(Reading/ENG), Jazz Richards (Cardiff City), Neil Taylor (Swansea City), Paul
Dummett (Newcastle United/ENG), Ashley Williams (capt, Everton/ENG)
Midfielders: Joe Allen (Stoke City/ENG), David Edwards
(Wolverhampton Wanderers/ENG), Andy King (Leicester City/ENG), Joe Ledley
(Crystal Palace/ENG), Emyr Huws (Cardiff City), George Williams (Milton Keynes
Dons/ENG, on loan from Fulham/ENG)
Forwards: Gareth Bale (Real Madrid/ESP), Simon Church
(Milton Keynes Dons/ENG), David Cotterill (Birmingham City/ENG), Tom Lawrence
(Leicester City/ENG), Hal Robson-Kanu (unattached), Sam Vokes (Burnley/ENG)For
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