Nations League Opening Bow For Ireland’s Robinson


There’s a debut for Preston’s Callum Robinson in the Republic of Ireland side that faces Wales in the UEFA Nations League tonight.

The team in full sees Darron Randolph start in goal.

There’s a back-3 of Seamus Coleman, Shane Duffy and Ciaran Clark, with Cyrus Christie and Stephen Ward providing the width.

In midfield, it’s Jeff Hendrick, Conor Hourihane and Callum O’Dowda.

While Robinson and Jon Walters start up front.

Gareth Bale provides the main threat from tonight’s hosts.

Kick off at the Cardiff City Stadium is at 7.45.

Wales: Hennessey, Davies, Williams, Allen, Ramsey, Bale, Brooks, Roberts, Ampadu, Lawrence, Mepham.

Ireland: Randolph, Coleman, Christie, Duffy, Clark, O’Dowda, Hendrick, Hourihane, Ward, Walters, Hourihane.