Following Friday's draw, manager Giovanni Trapattoni has said that he believes that his side will make it to the Brazil tournament.
Meanwhile, Austria will be confident heading into the clash, having thrashed the Faroe Islands 6-0 on Friday.
Philipp Hosiner is likely to be retain his place in the starting lineup, having scored a brace during the previous game.
Ireland: Forde, Coleman, O'Shea, Wilson, Clark, MaCarthy, McClean, Green, Long, Hoolahan, Walters
Austria: Linder, Garics, Dragovic, Pogatetz, Fuchs, Suttner, Alaba, Junuzovic, Kavlak, Weimann, Hosiner
Sports Mole says: 1-0