Cyprus v Republic of Ireland, 24 March 2001

Score4-0 to Republic of Ireland
RefereeFrank De Bleeckere
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group 2
VenueLefkosia NICOSIA
Attendance13,000

0  Cyprus

Manager: Stavros Papadopoulos

4  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Mick McCarthy

Goals:

Goals:

Roy Keane 33 G
Ian Harte penalty 43 P
Garry Kelly 81 G
Roy Keane 89 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender/Right back Garry Kelly
Defender Kenny Cunningham
Defender/Centre back Gary Breen
Defender/Midfielder Kevin Kilbane
Defender/Left back Ian Harte
Midfielder Roy Keane (captain)
Midfielder Mark Kinsella
Midfielder Jason McAteer
Forward David Connolly
Forward Robbie Keane

Substitutions:

Kostas Malekos for Panikos Pounas 43
Philippos Philippou for Vassos Melanarkitis 56
Marios Agathocleous for 75

Substitutions:

Matt Holland for Jason McAteer 78
Damien Duff for Kevin Kilbane 82
Gary Doherty for Robbie Keane 89

On the bench:

Midfielder Kostas Malekos

On the bench:

Defender/Centre back Gary Doherty
Midfielder Matt Holland
Midfielder/Forward Damien Duff