AUDIO | Ireland under 17 manager Colin O'Brien

The Republic of Ireland under 17s kick off a big week at Turner's Cross tonight.

The Boys in Green play three times at the Cross between now and Monday in their European Championship qualifiers.

First up tonight (Tuesday) they host Andorra, followed by the meeting with Montenegro on Friday before finishing up against Israel on Monday afternoon.

Cork City's Oran Crowe is included in the Ireland squad.

Former City midfielder Colin O'Brien is in charge of the under 17s - he spoke to us on the Big Red Bench about the week ahead. Press PLAY.

Republic of Ireland squad

Goalkeepers: Josh Keeley (St Patrick’s Athletic), Daniel Rose (Everton)

Defenders: Gavin O’Brien (Bohemians), Oisin Hand (Shamrock Rovers), Daragh Reilly (St Patrick’s Athletic), Anselmo Garcia McNulty (Wolfsburg), Leigh Kavanagh (Bray Wanderers) Tayo Adaramola (Crystal Palace)

Midfielders: Colin Conroy (Bohemians), Kyle Conway (St Patrick’s Athletic), Oran Crowe (Cork City), Andrew Moran (Bray Wanderers), Ben McCormack (St Patrick’s Athletic), Olabosun Lawal (Watford)

Forwards: Kailin Barlow (Sligo Rovers), Evan Ferguson (Bohemians), Robert Mahon (Bohemians), Sinclair Armstrong (Shamrock Rovers) Calum Kavanagh (Middlesbrough), Oliver O’Neill (Fulham)
Tuesday, November 12: Ireland v Andorra, Turner's Cross, Cork, KO 7.30pm
Friday, November 15: Ireland v Montenegro, Turner's Cross, Cork, KO 7.30pm
Monday, November 18: Ireland v Israel, Turner's Cross, Cork, KO 2pm


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