Ukraine v Ireland: Team news for Uefa Nations League tie 5 months ago

Ukraine v Ireland: Team news for Uefa Nations League tie

Ireland have made some changes for the game in Lodz in Poland.

The Republic of Ireland have named their team to play Ukraine in Lodz in Poland. Stephen Kenny's side are in search of back-to-back wins in the fourth game of this year's Uefa Nations League.

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The Boys in Green lost 1-0 to a second-string Ukraine side in the reverse fixture last Wednesday. However, Ireland then won 3-0 against Scotland at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.

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Ireland team to play Ukraine in the Uefa Nations League.

Kenny has made some changes to the team that won their first Nations League game on Saturday.

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Darragh Lenihan starts his first competitive game and Dara O'Shea comes into the side in the place of John Egan, who withdrew from the squad due to family reasons, and Shane Duffy, who is suspended.

Michael Obafemi misses out due to a groin injury after his man-of-the-match display against Scotland.

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Here is the full Ireland XI for the game:

Kelleher, Lenihan, Collins, O'Shea; Browne, Molumby, Cullen, Knight, McClean (c); Parrott, Hogan.

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The Ukrainians come into the game after beating Armenia 3-0 on Saturday. Oleksandr Petrakov's side will be looking to maintain their 100 per cent winning record with a third win in eight days.

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Ukraine are ranked 25th in the FIFA world rankings, in comparison to Ireland who are in 49th in the world. Here is their starting XI.

Riznyk; Sydorchuk, Yarmolenko, Malinovskyi, Shaparenko, Dovbyk Zabarnyi Mykolenko, Zinchenko, Karavaev, Matviyenko

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For more information on Wednesday's game, click here.

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