Date: 8th August 2008 at 3:04pm
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ACCRINGTON Stanley new boy Jimmy Ryan has been called up by Republic of Ireland Under 21s manager Don Givens’ for the match against Austria later this month.

Ryan, 19, joined Stanley on a free transfer from Shrewsbury Town two weeks ago and made his debut in the Reds’ 3-0 defeat to Burnley at The Fraser Eagle Stadium.

Vital Accrington would like to wish Jimmy the best of luck representing his country later this month.