Eljero Elia has been called into the Netherlands squad after Quincy Promes was forced to withdraw through injury.

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elia feyPromes suffered a hamstring injury this weekend and has been forced to withdraw from the squad to face Kazakhstan and the Czech Republic in Netherlands final two Euro 2016 qualifiers next week.

National team coach Danny Blind has chosen Eljero Elia to replace Promes after the winger has impressed for Feyenoord recently.

Elia has 28 caps for Netherlands, but last represented his country back in 2012 during a World Cup qualifier against Romania.

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