Republic of Ireland winger James McClean out of Wales game with arm injury

Republic of Ireland winger James McClean out of Wales game with arm injury
Republic of Ireland winger James McClean out of Wales game with arm injury
McClean will undergo surgery on Tuesday after injuring his wrist in training
Uefa Nations League: Wales v Republic of Ireland
Venue:Cardiff City StadiumDate:Thursday, 6 SeptemberKick-off:19:45 BST
Coverage: Live on BBC Radio 5 live, Radio Wales and Radio Cymru, the BBC Sport website and BBC Sport app, plus live text commentary.

James McClean will miss the Republic of Ireland's opening Nations League match against Wales with a wrist injury.

The Stoke City winger suffered the injury in training and is set to undergo surgery on Tuesday.

It rules him out of Thursday's match against Wales at the Cardiff City stadium.

The FAI confirmed the news on Tuesday afternoon after McClean had posted a picture of his arm in a cast on his Instagram account.

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