Everton midfielder Darron Gibson has been charged with drink-driving following an incident in Cheshire on Sunday night.
Bournemouth's Eunan O'Kane is one of 37 players in a preliminary Republic of Ireland squad for games with Gibraltar and Georgia.
Wales have climbed to ninth place in the latest FIFA world rankings, their highest ever position.
Wales will begin their World Cup 2018 qualification campaign with a home game against Moldova on September 5, 2016.
Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill is satisfied with his side’s World Cup qualifying draw, but perplexed by seedings.
Full details of the qualifying draws for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.