Iceland v Republic of Ireland, 06 September 1997

Score4-2 to Republic of Ireland
RefereeAnte Kulusic
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 8
VenueLaugardalsvöllur
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 Sigurdur Jonsson
Defender Larus Sigurdsson
Defender/Centre back Gudni Bergsson
Defender/Centre back Brynjar Gunnarsson
Defender/Centre back Hermann Hreidarsson
Midfielder Thordur Gudjonsson
Midfielder Runar Kristinsson

Starting lineup:

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

Substitutions:

Rikhardur Dadason for Helgi Sigurdsson 67
Tryggvi Gudmundsson for 70
Bjarni Gudjonsson for Brynjar Gunnarsson 88

Substitutions:

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

Cards:

Larus Sigurdsson 72 R

Cards:

Mark Kennedy 84 R

On the bench:

Midfielder Bjarni Gudjonsson

On the bench:

Midfielder Jason McAteer
Midfielder/Forward Mark Kennedy
Forward Tony Cascarino