Iceland v Republic of Ireland, 06 September 1997

Score4-2 to Republic of Ireland
RefereeAnte Kulusic
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 8
VenueLaugardalsvöllur, Reykjavík
Attendance5,000

2  Iceland

Manager: Gudjon Thordarsson

4  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Mick McCarthy

Goals:

Brynjar Gunnarsson 45 G
Helgi Sigurdsson 47 G

Goals:

David Connolly 13 G
Roy Keane 54 G
Roy Keane 64 G
Mark Kennedy 79 G

Starting lineup:

Defender Gudni Bergsson
Midfielder Einer Daníelsson
Midfielder Thordur Gudjonsson
Midfielder Rúnar Kristinsson

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Kenny Cunningham
Defender Ian Harte
Defender Garry Kelly
Defender Jeff Kenna
Defender Steve Staunton
Midfielder Roy Keane
Midfielder Kevin Kilbane
Midfielder Alan McLoughlin
Midfielder Andy Townsend
Forward David Connolly

Substitutions:

Ríkhardur Dadason for Helgi Sigurdsson 67
Tryggvi Gudmundsson for 70
Bjarni Gudjónsson for Brynjar Gunnarsson 88

Substitutions:

Mark Kennedy for Kevin Kilbane 46
Jason McAteer for Jeff Kenna 64
Tony Cascarino for Andy Townsend 88

Cards:

Lárus Sigurdsson 72 R

Cards:

Mark Kennedy 84 R

On the bench:

Midfielder Bjarni Gudjónsson

On the bench:

Midfielder Mark Kennedy
Midfielder Jason McAteer
Forward Tony Cascarino