Injury has again impacted upon the Ireland squad for the upcoming contests against France and the USA with goalkeeper Kieran O’Hara and striker Sean Maguire forced to withdraw. Manager Martin O’Neill will lead a twenty six man squad to Paris with Richard Keogh, Alex Pearce, Alan Judge and Aiden O’Brien not named in the travelling party.
Further update 26/5/2018
A shoulder injury has forced the withdrawal of Eunan O’Kane from the Ireland squad for the upcoming friendly internationals against France and the USA with Alan Judge, omitted yesterday, returning to the squad.
Further update 27/5/2018
Jeff Hendrick did not travel with the Ireland squad for the friendly international against France tomorrow evening but it is hoped that he may recover from his injury in time for the USA match next Saturday.