Wales announce squad for Ireland game

Chris Coleman's side take on Ireland in Dublin on March 24th.

BY Sinéad Farrell 11:35 Thursday 16 March 2017, 11:35 16 Mar 2017

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Chris Coleman has announced his 23-man squad to face Ireland in their FIFA World Cup qualifier next Friday in the Aviva Stadium.

Liverpool teenager Ben Woodburn has been included in the pick, which will mark his first senior international call-up. The 17-year-old has become Liverpool's youngest goal-scorer, having made seven appearances so far this season.

Originally born in Nottingham, Woodburn qualifies for the Welsh international team through his grandfather. He's also represented Wales at underage level.

Meanwhile, Real Madrid's Gareth Bale, and Aaron Ramsey have both been named, following their respective injury issues.

The full squad is:

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