Martin O'Neill has opted for a back four of Seamus Coleman, John O'Shea, Marc Wilson and Stephen Ward.
In midfield, Glenn Whelan is partnered by Stephen Quinn and James McCarthy.
Jon Walters and Aiden McGeady man the flanks with Robbie Keane on his own up front.
Ireland haven't won an away game since beating the Faroe Islands almost two years ago.
Kick off is 5pm