IR squad announced
Ireland manager Anthony Tohill has named a 31-man provisional squad for the International Rules series against Australia later this month.
The team has been training since the middle of September and a final panel of 23 will be announced on October 11.
The team captain will also be announced on the same day.
Among the current training panel are some of the most experienced players to represent Ireland in the cross code, including Steven McDonnell, Stephen Cluxton and Kevin Reilly.
Tadgh Kenelly and Pearse Hanley will join the panel on arrival in Australia.
In all, 15 counties are represented on the preliminary panel.