Borussia Dortmund winger Andre Schurrle has pulled out of Germany's upcoming matches due to an injury suffered over the weekend.
The former Chelsea winger had a back problem following Dortmund's 2-1 victory over Mainz in their Bundesliga opener on Saturday, and the German Football Association have announced that no replacement has been named yet.
ROME -- AC Milan's 17-year-old goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma has received his first call-up to Italy's squad.
New Azzurri coach Gian Piero Ventura also gave Milan defender Alessio Romagnoli, Torino forward Andrea Belotti and Genoa striker Leonardo Pavoletti their first call-ups.
Italy host France in a friendly in Bari on Thursday, then visit Israel four days later to open World Cup qualifying.
Germany boss Joachim Low has selected Mario Gotze and three members of the Olympic squad for the games against Finland and Norway, while captain Bastian Schweinsteiger is set to make his farewell appearance.
Germany host Finland in a friendly in Monchengladbach on Wednesday and the German FA (DFB) had already confirmed that Schweinsteiger, 32, would be given the chance to win his 121st and final cap in the match after he decided to retire from international duty.
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Iker Casillas, Spain's most-capped player, was omitted from Julen Lopetegui's first squad as the new coach of La Roja on Friday.
Casillas, 35, has won two European Championships and the World Cup over the course of his 167 senior appearances for his country, but is not included on the list for the upcoming internationals against Belgium and Liechtenstein.
Fellow veterans Cesc Fabregas, Pedro Rodriguez, and Juanfran Torres were also left out of the squad to play Belgium in a friendly on Sept....