Denmark v Republic of Ireland, 24 May 1978

Score3-3
RefereeJan Beck
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Group 1
VenueIdraetsparken, Copenhagen
Attendance28,900

3  Denmark

Manager: Kurt Nielsen

3  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Johnny Giles

Goals:

Henning Jensen 32 G
Benny Nielsen penalty 79 P
Søren Lerby 80 G

Goals:

Frank Stapleton 11 G
Tony Grealish 25 G
Gerry Daly 65 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Birger Jensen
Defender Johnny Hansen
Defender Morten Olsen
Defender Per Røntved (captain)
Midfielder Søren Lerby
Midfielder Kristen Nygaard
Midfielder Jan Sørensen
Forward Henning Jensen
Forward Benny Nielsen

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mick Kearns
Defender Jimmy Holmes
Defender Mark Lawrenson
Defender Paddy Mulligan
Defender David O'Leary
Midfielder Gerry Daly
Midfielder Johnny Giles (captain)
Midfielder Tony Grealish
Midfielder Steve Heighway
Forward Don Givens
Forward Frank Stapleton

Substitutions:

Frank Arnesen for Kristen Nygaard 66
Jan Højland Nielsen for Morten Olsen 76

Substitutions:

Paul McGee for Don Givens 46
Eamonn Gregg for Jimmy Holmes 51

On the bench:

Midfielder Frank Arnesen

On the bench:

Defender Eamonn Gregg
Forward Paul McGee