Sheffield United's George Baldock set for international debut with Greece this summer

Sheffield United's George Baldock is set to make his long-awaited international debut for Greece this summer.

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“It is a real honour to represent Greece through my late grandmother, this is a proud moment, not just for me, but for my entire family," said Baldock. "It has been a possibility for a while, so I’m happy now to be in a position where I am available to play. it is an exciting time ahead.”

Former Chelsea midfielder Gustavo Poyet named the Buckinghamshire-born 29-year-old in his Nations League squad.

Greece play Northern Ireland on June 2, and have home and away games against Kosovo either side of a match at home to Cyprus.

The 2004 European champions have not qualified for this winter's World Cup in Qatar.

CALL-UP: Sheffield United;s George Baldock is in line to make his international debut for Greece