Kenny confirms squad for Bristol training camp
Republic of Ireland boss Stephen Kenny has named a 22 man squad for a four day training camp in Bristol next week.
The squad, which is made up of EFL and League of Ireland players, features Cork’s Chiedozie Ogbene who will link up with the camp to continue his assessment and rehabilitation from a hamstring injury.
Former Cork City defender Sean McLoughlin is included, while fellow Cork players Adam Idah and John Egan are also called up
Jeff Hendrick and Alan Browne will miss the four-day training camp as they recover from injury but are expected to be in contention for the Greece and Gibraltar qualifiers in June.
Derry City’s Brian Maher, James Talbot of Bohemians and Neil Farrugia of Shamrock Rovers are the League of Ireland players included.
Andrew Omobamidele, Callum Robinson and Seamus Coleman have all been ruled out of the upcoming qualifiers through injury.
Ireland Squad – Bristol Training Camp
Squad: Max O’Leary (Bristol City), James Talbot (Bohemians), Brian Maher (Derry City); Danny McNamara (Millwall), Callum O’Dowda (Cardiff City), James McClean (Wigan Athletic), Ryan Manning (Swansea City), John Egan (Sheffield United), Dara O’Shea (West Bromwich Albion), Sean McLaughlin (Hull City); Jayson Molumby (West Bromwich Albion), Josh Cullen (Burnley), Will Smallbone (Southampton), Mark Sykes (Bristol City), Neil Farrugia (Shamrock Rovers), Jason Knight (Derby County); Chiedozie Ogbene (Rotherham United), Tom Cannon (Everton), Troy Parrott (Tottenham Hotspur), Michael Obafemi (Burnley), Adam Idah (Norwich City), Will Keane (Wigan Athletic).