Manager Vera Pauw has narrowed down the Republic of Ireland Women’s National Team squad ahead of international friendly games against Denmark and Belgium.
Ireland will play host to Denmark on Thursday, April 8th at Tallaght Stadium before travelling to take on Belgium at the King Baudouin Stadium, Brussels on Sunday, April 11th.
Former Thomastown United player Ellen Molloy will get the chance to add to her caps after establishing herself as a regular for Wexford this season. Her club side has only picked up one point so far this season, suffering a defeat to Peamount United in the seasons curtain raiser before drawing with DLR Waves yesterday.
The squad will report into camp on Sunday, April 4th. Live coverage of the two games will be announced in due course.
Republic of Ireland WNT Squad
Goalkeepers: Courtney Brosnan (West Ham United), Marie Hourihan (SC Braga), Grace Moloney (Reading)
Defenders: Keeva Keenan (Celtic), Claire O’Riordan (MSV Duisburg), Louise Quinn (Fiorentina), Niamh Fahey (Liverpool), Diane Caldwell (North Carolina Courage), Claire Walsh (Peamount United), Niamh Farrelly (Glasgow City), Áine O’Gorman (Peamount United)
Midfielders: Megan Connolly (Brighton & Hove Albion), Denise O’Sullivan (North Carolina Courage), Ellen Molloy (Wexford Youths), Jamie Finn (Shelbourne), Hayley Nolan (London City Lionesses), Ruesha Littlejohn (Birmingham City), Emily Whelan (Shelbourne), Alli Murphy (London City Lionesses), Katie McCabe (Arsenal)
Forwards: Rianna Jarrett (Brighton & Hove Albion), Amber Barrett (FC Koln), Heather Payne (Florida State University), Kyra Carusa (HB Hoge)
Republic of Ireland v Denmark
Thursday, April 8
Belgium v Republic of Ireland
Sunday, April 11
King Baudouin Stadium