Northern Ireland call up Hull City's Alex Bruce
Hull City's Alex Bruce has been called up by Northern Ireland for the first time - after switching allegiance from the Republic.
He has been named in Michael O'Neill's 24-man squad, along with fellow Tigers Joe Dudgeon and Corry Evans, for the World Cup qualifier against Portugal.
Bruce played for the Republic of Ireland at under-21 level and in two senior friendlies.
Bruce, who has been ruled out of the Tigers' match at Sheffield Wednesday tomorrow with a groin strain, was born in England but qualifies through grandparents.
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Dudgeon is also awaiting his first cap. Evans has represented his country 17 times.
The match takes place on Tuesday, October 16, at the Estadio Do Dragao, Porto.