Ireland WNT squad named for Al...


Ireland WNT squad named for Albania double header

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11:52 18 Oct 2023

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The Republic of Ireland Women's National Team squad has been confirmed for the UEFA Nations league double header with Albania.

Interim Head Coach Eileen Gleeson has selected a 26-player squad for the two games, which start at home on Friday, October 27 in Tallaght Stadium before travelling for the return on Tuesday, October 31.

Cork's Denise O'Sullivan, Megan Connolly and Saoirse Noonan are included in the squad.

Sinead Farelly is back in the squad, after missing the wins over Northern Ireland and Hungary due to injury, as is Everton star Megan Campbell

There is a call-up for in-form midfielder Erin McLaughlin, who last week helped Peamount United win the SSE Airtricity Women's Premier Division title with two games still to play.

Injuries rule out Niamh Fahey, Aoife Mannion, Claire Walsh, Tara O'Hanlon, Roma McLaughlin, Jess Ziu and Leanne Kiernan.

IRELAND WNT SQUADGoalkeepers: Courtney Brosnan (Everton), Grace Moloney (London City Lionesses), Sophie Whitehouse (Lewes)Defenders: Caitlin Hayes (Celtic), Louise Quinn (Birmingham City), Diane Caldwell (FC Zurich), Claire O'Riordan (Standard Liege), Hayley Nolan (Crystal Palace), Chloe Mustaki (Bristol City), Megan Campbell (Everton)Midfielders: Katie McCabe (Arsenal), Denise O'Sullivan (North Carolina Courage), Lily Agg (Birmingham City), Megan Connolly (Bristol City), Jamie Finn (Birmingham City), Tyler Toland (Blackburn Rovers), Sinead Farrelly (NJ/NY Gotham), Lucy Quinn (Birmingham City), Heather Payne (Everton), Izzy Atkinson (West Ham United)Forwards: Kyra Carusa (San Diego Wave), Amber Barrett (Standard Liege), Abbie Larkin (Glasgow City), Saoirse Noonan (Durham WFC), Emily Whelan (Glasgow City), Erin McLaughlin (Peamount United)UEFA NATIONS LEAGUELeague B, Group B1Ireland v AlbaniaFriday, October 27KO 17:45Tallaght StadiumLIVE on RTÉ2Albania v IrelandTuesday, October 31KO 18:00 (17:00 Irish Time)Loro Boriçi StadiumLIVE on RTÉ2

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