Denmark v Northern Ireland, 06 June 1979

Score4-0 to Denmark
RefereeRudolf Frickel
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Group 1
VenueIdraetsparken, Copenhagen
Attendance16,500
Kick-off: 7:00pm local (6:00pm BST)

4  Denmark

Manager: Kurt Nielsen

0  Northern Ireland

Manager: Danny Blanchflower

Goals:

Preben Elkjær Larsen 30 G
Preben Elkjær Larsen 33 G
Allan Simonsen 63 G
Preben Elkjær Larsen 83 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ole Kjær
Defender John Andersen
Defender Søren Busk
Defender Morten Olsen
Midfielder Frank Arnesen
Midfielder Søren Lerby
Midfielder Klaus Nørregaard
Midfielder Allan Simonsen
Midfielder Sten Ziegler (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Pat Jennings
Defender Allan Hunter
Defender Sammy Nelson
Defender Jimmy Nicholl
Defender Pat Rice
Midfielder Bryan Hamilton (captain)
Midfielder David McCreery
Midfielder Martin O'Neill
Midfielder/Forward Sammy McIlroy
Forward Gerry Armstrong
Forward Derek Spence

Substitutions:

Per Røntved for Klaus Nørregaard 59
Peter Poulsen for Ole Højgaard Byrup 75

Substitutions:

Tom Sloan for Martin O'Neill 65
Billy Caskey for Gerry Armstrong 68

On the bench:

Defender Per Røntved
Midfielder Peter Poulsen

On the bench:

Midfielder Tom Sloan
Forward Billy Caskey