Belfast Telegraph

Home Sport Football

Northern Ireland name U21 squad

Northern Ireland Under-21s have named an 18-man squad for Wednesday's Euro 2013 qualifier against the Faroe Islands in Belfast.

Steve Beaglehole's side drew with the same opponents in the campaign opener and will be looking for a better result this time.

Manchester United midfielder Oliver Norwood and Werder Bremen striker Liam Boyce, both capped by the senior side, are included, with nine-cap Josh Magennis the most experienced player at Under-21 level.

Northern Ireland Under-21s: C Devlin (unattached), Wayne Drummond (unattached); C Hegarty (Rangers), J Dudgeon (Hull), R McKeown (Kilmarnock), C Ramsey (Portadown), S McCashin (Glenn Hoddle Academy); M Lund (Stoke), O Norwood (Man Utd), J Breeze (Wigan), J Carson (Ipswich), P McLaughlin (York), J Knowles (Blackburn); L Boyce (Werder Bremen), B Kee (Torquay), S Dallas (Crusaders), W Grigg (Walsall), J Magennis (Aberdeen).

Popular

From Belfast Telegraph