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Swansea winger Daniel James withdrew from the Wales team after his father died

Manchester United target Daniel James withdraws from Wales after the death of his father

  • Swansea announced the news about Daniel James's father on Thursday
  • James will miss the Euro 2020 qualifiers in Croatia and Hungary on 8 and 11 June
  • The 21-year-old winger is approaching a move to Manchester United
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Swansea winger Daniel James has withdrawn from the Wales team after the sudden death of his father.

James was named in the team for a training camp in Portugal prior to the upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers next month, but did not travel on Wednesday.

Swansea announced the death of his father on Thursday morning.

Swansea winger Daniel James withdrew from the Wales team after his father died

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Swansea winger Daniel James withdrew from the Wales team after his father died

A statement from the club said: & Everyone in Swansea City has been saddened to hear about the sudden death of Daniel James' father.

& # 39; Everyone at the football club sends his condolences and our thoughts are with Daniel and his family in this sad time. & # 39;

A statement from the Wales Football Association said: & # 39; Our thoughts are with Dan James, his family and friends in this sad time. & # 39;

Swansea announced the news about James on their Twitter account on Thursday

Swansea announced the news about James on their Twitter account on Thursday

Swansea announced the news about James on their Twitter account on Thursday

Wales has Euro 2020 qualifiers going to Croatia and Hungary on June 8 and 11, respectively.

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James, 21, is moving closer to a move to Manchester United, with the Premier League club concluding an amount of £ 15 million with Swansea.

In 38 performances for the swans this past season, James had five goals and 10 assists.

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