Derry City’s Connor Gormley has been selected for Republic of Ireland Centenary Shield squad, which takes on Wales, on Thursday February 16, at Home Farm.

Gormley, who can play at centre-back or centre-midfield, is a former City U17 captain, before moving up to John Quigg’s U19 squad, where he has been plying his trade for the last few years.

The Milford Loreto student is now in his third year with the Candy Stripes.