Thursday 8 December 2016

UPDATE - Jon Walters returns to training ahead of France clash but Stephen Ward is a doubt

Published 24/06/2016 | 10:11

Republic of Ireland's Shane Long (right) with team-mates Daryl Murphy (centre) and Robbie Brady during a training session at the Stade de Montbauron, Versailles today
Republic of Ireland's Shane Long (right) with team-mates Daryl Murphy (centre) and Robbie Brady during a training session at the Stade de Montbauron, Versailles today

Jon Walters rejoined his Republic of Ireland team-mates for training in Versailles this morning, boosting his chances of being fit for Sunday's clash with France in Lyon, but Stephen Ward remains a doubt.

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He was forced to withdraw from training as he's troubled by the ankle injury sustained in the win over Italy.

His chances of playing on Sunday against France now seem slim.

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