Search

Queens Park Rangers: Conor Washington, Yeni Ngbakoto and Kazenga LuaLua called up for international duty

PUBLISHED: 15:00 25 September 2017

Queens Park Rangers striker Conor Washington in action for Northern Ireland against the Czech Republic (pic: Brian Lawless/PA)

Queens Park Rangers striker Conor Washington in action for Northern Ireland against the Czech Republic (pic: Brian Lawless/PA)

PA Wire/PA Images

QPR striker set to feature to Northern Ireland, while wingers will link up with Congo DR

Queens Park Rangers forward Conor Washington has been called up to the Northern Ireland squad for their World Cup qualifiers against Germany and Norway next month.

The Green And White Army have already secured at least second place in Group C, but could still qualify automatically if results go their way.

Michael O’Neill’s men host Germany on October 5, before travelling to Oslo four days later to face Norway.

Washington has 10 caps for Northern Ireland, scoring three goals.

Yeni Ngbakoto and Kazenga LuaLua, meanwhile, have both been called up to the Congo DR squad for their World Cup qualifier next month.

The Leopards are ‘away’ to Libya on October 7, with the match set to take place in Tunisia due to the ongoing conflict in Libya.

With two games remaining in Group A, Florent Ibenge’s men are three points behind current leaders Tunisia, with only the group winners qualifying for next summer’s tournament in Russia.

Latest Kilburn & Brent Stories

Yesterday, 16:33

Brazil and Costa Rica were winless in their opening matches at the World Cup and were both hoping for their first victory of the tournament at the Saint Petersburg Stadium.

Yesterday, 16:00

Shepherds Bush skipper Andrew Wilson is expecting another thrilling encounter with Hampstead when the sides meet in the Middlesex County League Premier Division on Saturday.

Yesterday, 15:51

Kilburn Good Neighbours, the befriending scheme for the over-60s, has won the 2018 Queen’s Award for voluntary service.

Yesterday, 15:00

A troublesome crossing is set for a makeover following pressure from distressed pedestrians and the Fordwych Residents’ Association.

Yesterday, 13:56

Wembley Park has launched its cultural programme, Summer of Play, which will bring more than 300 hours of arts and entertainment to the area.

Yesterday, 12:57

A woman who knew of her friend’s plans to carry out a terrorist attack in London, but failed to alert police, has been jailed for 28 months.

Yesterday, 12:00

Which one of these nine defenders is England’s greatest centre back of all time?

Yesterday, 11:34

Labour kept all three seats up for grabs in the deferred Willesden Green election held yesterday.

PROMOTED CONTENT

The Granville has begun taking bookings for workspaces and events ahead of its opening this spring.

Brent Clinical Commissioning Group has announced changes to the community’s cardiology service.

If you have been looking for laser hair removal, beauty salon treatments, or skin care services you may be confused and overwhelmed with so much information out there and so many clinics and salons promising miraculous results.

Newsletter Sign Up

Kilburn Times twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read Kilburn sport

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Brent & Kilburn Times
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now