Trio of QPR players selected by NI U21s

A HATTRICK of QPR youngsters have been called-up by Northern Ireland’s Under-21 squad.

Paul Smyth, Chris Paul and Charlie Owens have all been selected by former R’s player and current Northern Ireland U21 boss Ian Baraclough.

The trio will represent the Irish’s U21 side for two matches next month when they face Jersey in a friendly and Estonia in a UEFA 2019 European Under-21 qualifier.

Northern Ireland Under-21s take on Jersey on Wednesday, 4th October at the Springfield Stadium, St. Helier before hosting Estonia on Tuesday, 10th October at Mourneview Park, Lurgan.