Assistant coaches Thomas Kristl and Imre Szabics have already scouted Barnes.
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Austria appointed former Germany international Franco Foda as the national coach on Monday.
Austria coach Marcel Koller is leaving the national team at the end of the year.
Ben Woodburn kept Wales' World Cup qualification hopes alive with a dream debut winner against Austria.
Goalkeeper Stina Lykke Petersen saved two penalties in a shootout Thursday as Denmark beat Austria to reach the final of the Women's Euro.
Jonathan Walters got the Republic of Ireland out of jail as Austria threatened to dent their World Cup qualification hopes.
The video assistant referee twice played an important role as Spain beat France 2-0 in a friendly in Paris on Tuesday.
Gianluigi Buffon kept a clean sheet in his 1,000th professional appearance for club and country as Italy beat Albania 2-0 in a World Cup qualifier.
Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Ramazan Ozcan is retiring from international football with Austria due to personal reasons.
"I've got stronger as a result of it," Alaba told Bild. "It shaped me as a person but also as a player on the pitch."
Spain rallied with two late goals to salvage a 2-2 draw with England in a friendly at Wembley on Tuesday.
Harry Arter is hoping the Republic of Ireland have finished off Austria's World Cup qualification hopes to reduce the field in the Group D race.
James McClean struck for the third time in two World Cup qualifiers to keep Republic of Ireland firmly on track for the 2018 World Cup.
England and Scotland's quest for victory and Cristiano Ronaldo's record chasing feat headline November World Cup qualifiers.
The Austrian football federation says Werden Bremen midfielder Zlatko Junuzovic has been ruled out of Saturday's World Cup qualifier against Ireland.
Aleksandar Mitrovic claimed a first-half brace as Serbia edged Austria 3-2 at Crvena Zvezda Stadium to move top of World Cup qualifying Group D.
Wales manager Chris Coleman described his side's 2-2 World Cup draw in Austria as a "point gained" despite losing the lead twice.
Wales had a good night in Vienna as Chris Coleman's side claimed a battling World Cup qualification point with a 2-2 draw against Austria.
Austria striker Marc Janko is doubtful for next month's World Cup qualifiers against Wales and Serbia because of a thigh injury.
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