Slovakia squad to face Armenia and Ireland

BRATISLAVA, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Slovakia's national coach Vladimir Weiss on Wednesday named his squad for the Euro 2012 qualifiers against Armenia in Yerevan on October 8 and against Ireland in Zilina four days later.

Goalkeepers: Jan Mucha (Everton), Dusan Permis (Dundee United), Martin Dubravka (Zilina)

Defenders: Peter Pekarik (VfL Wolfsburg), Martin Skrtel (Liverpool), Tomas Hubocan (Zenit Petrohrad), Kornel Salata (Slovan Bratislava), Radoslav Zabavnik (Mainz), Mario Pecalka (Zilina)

Midfielders: Miroslav Karhan (Mainz), Juraj Kucka (Sparta Prague), Zdeno Strba (Skoda Xanthi), Kamil Kopunek (Saturn Ramenskoje), Marek Hamsik (Napoli), Marek Sapara (Ankaragucu), Vladimir Weiss (Rangers)

Forwards: Miroslav Stoch (Fenerbahce), Stanislav Sestak (Ankaragucu), Erik Jendrisek (Schalke 04), Filip Holosko (Besiktas), Tomas Oravec (Zilina), Jakub Sylvestr (Dinamo Zagreb), Filip Sebo (Slovan Bratislava).