Sports: Irish boss hopes Miller is fit for Czech friendly.

Irish Boss Brian Kerr hopes that Celtic`s Liam Miller will feature in tonight’s friendly with the Czech Republic . The Cork man trained with the Irish for the first time yesterday afternoon after overcoming a pelvic injury and if he shows no reaction to the session, Kerr will bring him on against the Czechs Kerr will wait until a hour before the friendly before naming his team but has confirmed that Gary Doherty will make his first start in the Irish defence alongside Kenny Cunningham. Doherty comes in as cover for the injured Andy O’Brien and The Tottenham man is thankful for the opportunity.