The 25-year-old has not represented his country ever since he withdrew his services after Euro 2012, where he believed that he deserved to feature on a regular basis.
There was no place for Hull City's Robbie Brady, though, because the winger has a hernia problem.
Goalkeepers: Forde, Westwood, Randolph,
Defenders: O'Shea, Dunne, O'Brien, St Ledger, Wilson, Coleman, Kelly, Clark, McShane
Midfielders: Gibson, Whelan, McCarthy, Green, Reid, McGeady, Pilkington, McClean, Quinn, Hoolahan
Strikers: Long, Keane, Walters, Doyle, Stokes