Republic of Ireland v Denmark, 13 November 1985 - 11v11 match report

Republic of Ireland v Denmark, 13 November 1985

Score4-1 to Denmark
RefereeFranz Wohrer
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 6
VenueLansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance12,000

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Eoin Hand (40)

4  Denmark

Manager: Sepp Piontek

Goals:

Frank Stapleton 6 G

Goals:

Preben Elkjaer Larsen 7 G
Michael Laudrup 49 G
John Sivebaek 59 G
Preben Elkjaer Larsen 76 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Seamus McDonagh
Defender Mark Lawrenson
Defender/Centre back Kevin Moran
Defender/Centre back David O'Leary
Defender/Midfielder Paul McGrath
Defender/Left back Jim Beglin
Midfielder Liam Brady
Midfielder Tony Grealish
Midfielder Kevin Sheedy
Forward Tony Cascarino
Forward Frank Stapleton (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Troels Rasmussen
Defender Soren Busk
Defender Ivan Nielsen
Defender Morten Olsen (captain)
Defender John Sivebaek
Midfielder Soren Lerby
Midfielder Jan Molby
Midfielder Jesper Olsen
Midfielder/Forward Michael Laudrup
Forward Klaus Berggreen
Forward Preben Elkjaer Larsen (captain)

Substitutions:

Pat Byrne for Tony Grealish 30
Michael Robinson for Kevin Sheedy 58

Substitutions:

Jens Jorn Bertelsen for Soren Lerby 59
Frank Arnesen for Morten Olsen 69

On the bench:

On the bench:

Midfielder Frank Arnesen
Midfielder Jens Jorn Bertelsen