Stephen Kenny provides a significantly exhausted Ireland under-21 squad to Armenia tonight in a period that is crucial their part’s Euro 2021 hopes.
Kenny’s part face Armenia in Yerevan and certainly will then hurry house for a important house tie against Sweden – but Kenny will need to do without several of his movie stars in Armenia – and perhaps from the Swedes too.
The squad is without captain Jayson Molumby and full-back Lee O’Connor since the set offer suspensions against Armenia – with O’Connor additionally called as much as the setup that is senior.
Troy Parrott and Aaron Connolly too had been called up to Mick McCarthy’s part, now Kenny has lost five players from their initial squad and has now been obligated to bring much more reinforcements.
Michael Obafemi, Caomhin Kelleher, Neil Farrugia, Conor Masterson and Trevor Clarke have all been forced out from the Armenia clash at the minimum.
However with the desperate situations comes opportunity as Gavin Bazunu is placed to make their very first cap at U21 degree rather than Kelleher – while Ross County ahead Simon energy, Southampton defender Kameron Ledwidge and western Ham striker Anthony Scully are typical offered to be able to impress as a result. Read More