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John O'Shea Fit For Euro 2012, Plus McClean & Westwood Make The Cut

James McClean is in the Ireland squad for Euro 12, alongside Keiren Westwood and John O'Shea.
James McClean is in the Ireland squad for Euro 12, alongside Keiren Westwood and John O'Shea.

Sunderland's Kieren Westwood, John O'Shea and James McClean all made it into the final Ireland squad for Euro 2012 this summer after Giovanni Trapattoni submitted the final squad list this morning.

There had been doubts over the fitness of O'Shea, who pulled up injured in our final league game of the season against Manchester United, but has obviously done enough to prove his fitness to the manager ahead of the tournament.

All three are expected to get a run out in tonight's low-key friendly between Ireland and a Tuscany XI at Pistoia, with Westwood confirmed as starting the game.

During the tournament O'Shea will wear his usual No.4 shirt, Westwood has been handed the No.16 jersey, while McClean will, as he did against Bosnia last weekend, wear No.22 in Poland and Ukraine.

Former Sunderland defender Paul McShane is also a late call up to the squad, replacing the injured Kevin Foley. Not wanting to tempt fate, but given we've endured his performances in red and white, you'd hope he isn't even more unlucky in the No.13 shirt!

Full Ireland Squad For Euro 2012

1. Shay Given
2. Sean St Ledger
3. Stephen Ward
4. John O'Shea
5. Richard Dunne
6. Glenn Whelan
7. Aiden McGeady
8. Keith Andrews
9. Kevin Doyle
10. Robbie Keane
11. Damien Duff
12. Stephen Kelly
13. Paul McShane
14. Jonathan Walters
15. Darron Gibson
16. Kieren Westwood
17. Stephen Hunt
18. Darren O'Dea
19. Shane Long
20. Simon Cox
21. Paul Green
22. James McClean
23. David Forde

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