Shane lengthy and Derrick Williams withdraw from Republic of Ireland squad.
Shane lengthy and Derrick Williams have withdrawn from the Republic of Ireland squad for the games in opposition to Northern Ireland and Denmark.
Southampton striker lengthy is facing a spell on the sidelines with an ankle injury, whilst Blackburn defender Williams will pass over out with a hamstring problem.
The Republic face Northern Eire in a domestic friendly on Thursday earlier than playing the Danes in their very last countries League organization game on November 19. each matchs are live on Sky sports activities.
Liverpool goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher and Southampton forward Michael Obafemi, who had been handed first senior name-usawhen supervisor Martin O’Neill named a 36-man provisional celebration, are retained.
Aston Villa midfielder Glenn Whelan will captain the aspect as he wins his eighty fifth cap in opposition to Northern eire, however will now not journey to Denmark.
Manchester United defender Lee O’Connor – captain of eire’s U19s – will educate with the squad in Abbotstown this week.
Republic of Ireland squad in complete:
Goalkeepers: Darren Randolph, Colin Doyle, Caoimhin Kelleher
Defenders: Seamus Coleman, Cyrus Christie, Matt Doherty, Richard Keogh, Shane Duffy, Kevin long, John Egan, Darragh Lenihan
Midfielders: Lee O’Connor, Enda Stevens, Robbie Brady, Jeff Hendrick, Glenn Whelan, Conor Hourihane, Harry Arter, David Meyler, Shaun Williams, Alan Browne, Callum O’Dowda, James McClean
Forwards: Scott Hogan, Sean Maguire, Callum Robinson, Aiden O’Brien, Ronan Curtis, Michael Obafemi