Republic of Ireland set to miss key man ahead of Georgia clash
The Bourneouth midfielder has a groin injury and joins a long casualty list which also includes Daryl Murphy, Stephen Quinn , keeper Keiren Westwood, Kevin Doyle, Aiden McGeady, Anthony Pilkington and Marc Wilson.
Republic assistant boss Roy Keane said: “I think the scan was pretty positive but obviously the player himself feels still a bit tight.
“If you don’t train two days before a game then that is not good news.
“We hope it might settle down in the next few days and might be available for the secondgame. But we wouldn’t be too hopeful once again.”
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