Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill names squad to face Uruguay and Chile
Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill has called up five uncapped players for the friendlies against Uruguay and Chile.
Last Updated: 19/05/14 12:13pm
Goalkeeper Trevor Carson, defensive trio Ryan McLaughlin, Luke McCullough and Liam Donnelly, and midfielder Paul Paton have all been handed their first taste of the senior international set-up.
Steven Davis and defensive duo Aaron Hughes and Chris Baird, who have 218 caps between them, are also included in O'Neill's 22-man party for the trip to South America.
Northern Ireland play Uruguay in Montevideo on May 30 before facing Chile in Valparaiso on June 5.
Squad in full: Carroll (Southampton), McGovern (Falkirk), Carson (Portsmouth), Lafferty (Burnley), McLaughlin (Liverpool), Hughes (QPR), McCullough (Doncaster), Donnelly (Fulham), Baird (Burnley), Davis (Southampton), Norwood (Huddersfield), Ferguson (Newcastle), Evans
(Blackburn), Clingan (Kilmarnock), Steele, (New York Red Bulls) Paton (Dundee United), McGinn (Aberdeen), McKay (Inverness Caledonian Thistle), Paterson (Huddersfield), Ward (Derby), Shiels (Rangers), Magennis (Aberdeen).