Lafferty back for N.Ireland
Kyle Lafferty is back in the Northern Ireland squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Slovenia and San Marino.
Last Updated: 29/09/08 1:03pm
Kyle Lafferty is back in the Northern Ireland squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Slovenia and San Marino next month.
The Rangers striker missed the two Group Three matches against Slovakia and the Czech Republic earlier this month with a back injury.
Club-mate Steve Davis is also back in the fold having had to pull out just hours before the Czech game because of personal reasons.
Manchester City's 18-year-old full-back Ryan McGivern is the only player to miss out from Nigel Worthington's previous squad.
Northern Ireland play Slovenia in Maribor on 11th October before returning to Windsor Park to face San Marino four days later.
Northern Ireland squad:
M Taylor (Birmingham), A Mannus (Linfield), J Tuffey (Partick), C Baird (Fulham), S Craigan (Motherwell), G McAuley (Ipswich), J Evans (Man Utd), M Duff (Burnley), G McCartney (Sunderland), A Hughes (Fulham), S Davis (Rangers), K Gillespie (Sheff Utd), M O'Connor (Crewe), S Clingan (Norwich), C Brunt (West Brom), D Shiels (Hibernian), D Healy (Sunderland), P Thompson (Stockport), W Feeney (Cardiff), M Paterson (Burnley), K Lafferty (Rangers).