Ireland manager Martin O'Neill isn't ruling Seamus Coleman out of Euro 2016 qualifier with Germany just yet.
The full-back has missed Everton's recent matches with a hamstring injury.
He spent today working with the Irish medical staff to try and recover in time for Thursday match.
Fellow defender Cyrus Christie also skipped training today with a groin injury but he should be fit for the game if needed.
O'Neill says that Coleman is eager to play...