Timlin included in Republic home based u21 squad

footballREPUBLIC of Ireland U21 Head Coach Noel King has named a squad of home-based players for a training game against the Amateur international team at the AUL Complex on Saturday, February 21.

His squad includes Mark Timlin of Derry City, Buncrana's Conor O'Donnell who plays for Limerick and former Finn Harps player Ruairi Keating of Sligo Rovers.

Amateur international team manager Gerry Smith will utilise members of his Eastern Region squad which is preparing for the UEFA Regions Cup this summer while King’s U21s will start their own UEFA Championships qualifiers at home to Andorra next month.

REPUBLIC OF IRELAND HOME-BASED U21 SQUAD:

Conor O Donnell (Limerick)
Stephen McGuinness (Bray Wanderers)
Colm Horgan (Galway United)
John Kavanagh (Cork City)
Robert Lehane (Cork City)
Darren Murphy (Cork City)
Sean Hoare (St Patrick's Athletic)
Lee Desmond (St Patrick's Athletic)
Ruairi Keating (Sligo Rovers)
Jake Dykes (Sligo Rovers)
Gary Armstrong (Sligo Rovers)
Dylan McGlade (Shelbourne)
Ryan Robinson (Shelbourne)
Mark Timlin (Derry City)
Ayman Ben Mohamed (Longford Town)
Luke Gallagher (Bray Wanderers)
Rob Cornwall (Shamrock Rovers)
Brandon Miele (Shamrock Rovers)
Mikey Drennan (Shamrock Rovers)