Everton midfielder James McCarthy is one of seven players who will miss Ireland’s World Cup Playoff against Denmark after Martin O’Neil reduced his preliminary squad down to 27 players.
Derby County defender Richard Keogh and Preston North End striker Sean Maguire miss out through injury, while the quartet of David McGoldrick, Alan Browne, Daryl Hogan and Jonny Hayes were dropped.
Ireland travel to Copenhagen on Saturday for the first leg before hosting the decider three days later in Dublin.
Hull City midfielder David Meyler is included in the squad despite the fact he will miss the first leg through suspension.
Ireland World Cup Playoff Squad
Goalkeepers: Darren Randolph, Keiran Westwood, Rob Elliot, Colin Doyle
Defenders: Cyrus Christie, Ciaran Clark, Shane Duffy, Matt Doherty, Paul McShane, John O’Shea, Kevin Long, Stephen Ward
Midfielders: Aiden McGeady, Glen Whelan, Wes Hoolahan, Conor Hourihane, Harry Arter, Robby Brady, Jeff Hendrick, Eunan O’Kane, David Meyler, Callum O’Dowda, James McClean
Forwards: Shane Long, Daryl Murphy, Scott Hogan, Aiden O’Brien