O'Neill names provisional squad for Oman and Georgia

Martin O'Neill

O'Neill names provisional squad for Oman and Georgia

Martin O'Neill today (Thursday) named a provisional 36 man squad for Ireland's upcoming games against Oman and Georgia.
21st Aug 2014

Martin O'Neill today (Thursday) named a provisional 36 man squad for Ireland's upcoming games against Oman and Georgia.

Ireland will take on Oman in their final Three International friendly in Aviva Stadium on Wednesday, September 3 at 7.45pm ahead of their opening Euro 2016 Group D Qualifier against Georgia in Tbilisi on September 7.

The squad will be shortened ahead of the squad meeting up on August 31.

Speaking at today's press conference in FAI Headquarters, the Republic of Ireland manager said, 'I have had the opportunity to work with the players since last November, and we are well prepared as we embark upon the first of our qualifiers next month. Oman will provide a good test to start our trip before we travel to Tbilisi. We are focused on the task in hand, and look forward to the challenges ahead of us.'

Tickets for the Three International against Oman in Aviva Stadium on Wednesday, September 3 are now on sale from www.fai.ie at just '10 for children and starting at '20 for adults.

Name Club DOB Caps Goals
David Forde Millwall FC 20/12/1979 19 0
Keiren Westwood Sheffield Wednesday 23/10/1984 17 0
Darren Randolph Birmingham City FC 12/05/1987 2 0
Rob Elliot Newcastle United FC 30/04/1986 1 0
Richard Keogh Derby County FC 11/08/1986 5 1
Marc Wilson Stoke City FC 17/08/1987 17 1
Seamus Coleman Everton FC 11/10/1988 23 0
John O'Shea Sunderland AFC 30/04/1981 96 2
Alex Pearce Reading FC 09/11/1988 4 1
Stephen Kelly Reading FC 06/09/1983 39 0
Paul McShane Hull City 06/01/1986 31 0
Damien Delaney Crystal Palace FC 20/07/1981 9 0
Joey O'Brien West Ham FC 17/02/1986 5 0
Shane Duffy Everton FC 01/01/1992 1 0
James McCarthy Everton FC 12/11/1990 23 0
Jeff Hendrick Derby County FC 31/01/1992 7 0
Ciaran Clark Aston Villa FC 26/09/1989 10 1
Stephen Ward Burnley FC 20/08/1985 23 2
Glenn Whelan Stoke City FC 13/01/1984 57 2
Darron Gibson Everton FC 25/10/1987 21 1
Andy Reid Nottingham Forest FC 29/07/1982 29 4
Aiden McGeady Everton FC 04/04/1986 68 3
Anthony Pilkington Cardiff City 06/06/1988 6 0
James McClean Wigan FC 22/04/1989 22 1
Robbie Brady Hull City FC 14/01/1992 6 1
Stephen Quinn Hull City FC 04/04/1986 7 0
David Meyler Hull City FC 29/05/1989 8 0
Wes Hoolahan Norwich City FC 20/05/1982 14 1
Robbie Keane LA Galaxy FC 08/07/1980 133 62
Shane Long Southampton FC 22/01/1987 48 11
Daryl Murphy Ipswich Town FC 15/03/1983 10 0
Jon Walters Stoke City FC 20/09/1983 27 5
Kevin Doyle Wolves 18/09/1983 59 13
Anthony Stokes Celtic FC 25/07/1988 8 0
Simon Cox Reading FC 28/04/1987 30 4
Connor Sammon Ipswich Town 06/11/1986 9 0