Host of new faces in Irish amateur squad for Northern Ireland game

Gerry Davis will have a look at some new talent in a training game in Dublin this weekend.

The manager who lead Ireland to the Regions Cup final in the Summer of 2017 is mid preparation for the UEFA Intermediate Group clashes and will run the rule over some old and new players this Saturday.

There are some familiar faces named in the training squad to face Northern Ireland, but some new to the set up players that will be eager to impress.

Check out the squad below:

Brendan O’Connell (Rockmount)

Mark Power (Cobh Wanderers)

Chris Higgins (St Michael’s)

Mark Horgan Avonodale

Danny O’Neill(Janesboro)

Jimmy Carr (St Michael’s)

Stephen Kelly (Newmarket Celtic)

Hugh O’Donovan (Avondale United)

David Stack (Cobh Wanderers)

Shane Walsh (Pike Rovers)

Benny McLaughlin (Cock Hill Celtic)

Eoin Hayes (Newmarket Celtic)

Simon Flavey (UCC)

Peter Doherty (Cockhill Celtic)

Cian O’Connor (Cobh Wanderers)

Matthew Byrne (Glengad United)

Tijani Aibor (Midleton)

Nial Hanley (Janesboro)

Kevin O’Connell (Rockmount)

Phil Keane (Ringmahon Rangers)

Jim Bradley (Cockhill Celtic)

Below is the squad named for the Regions Cup in 2017

UEFA Regions Cup Finals squad:

Goalkeepers: Brendan O’Connell (Rockmount), Mark Power (College Corinthians)

Defenders: Ken Hoey (Rockmount), Chris Higgins (St Michael’s), Stephen Kelly (Newmarket Celtic), Mark Horgan (Avondale United), Conor Griffin (Calry Bohs), Chris Smith (Abbeyfeale United), Danny O’Neill (Janesboro)

Midfielders: Hughie O’Donovan (Avondale United), Jimmy Carr (St Michael’s), Brian Murphy (Avondale United), David Joyce (Clonmel Celtic), Andy Gannon (Avondale United), David Stack (Cobh Wanderers), Shane Daly Butz (UCC)

Forwards: Eoin Hayes (Newmarket Celtic), David Hoban (Westport), Niall Brennan (Boyle Celtic), Kevin O’Connell (Mayfield United)


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