Italy v Republic of Ireland, 18 June 1994

Score1-0 to Republic of Ireland
RefereeMarlo van der Ende
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals group E
VenueGiants Stadium, East Rutherford
Attendance75,338
Kick Off: 16:00 Local (21:00 BST) Republic of Ireland claimed their first ever win in all competitions against Italy after loosing the last 6 previous matches

0  Italy

Manager: Arrigo Sacchi

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Jack Charlton

Goals:

Goals:

Ray Houghton 12 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gianluca Pagliuca
Defender Franco Baresi (captain)
Defender Paolo Maldini
Defender Mauro Tassotti
Centre back Alessandro Costacurta
Midfielder Demetrio Albertini
Midfielder Dino Baggio
Midfielder Roberto Donadoni
Midfielder Alberigo Evani
Forward Roberto Baggio

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Pat Bonner
Defender Steve Staunton
Defender/Centre back Phil Babb
Defender/Full back Denis Irwin
Defender/Midfielder Paul McGrath
Defender/Left back Terry Phelan
Midfielder Ray Houghton
Midfielder Roy Keane
Midfielder John Sheridan
Midfielder Andy Townsend (captain)
Forward Tommy Coyne

Substitutions:

Daniele Massaro for Alberigo Evani 46
Nicola Berti for Giuseppe Signori 83

Substitutions:

Jason McAteer for Ray Houghton 67
John Aldridge for Tommy Coyne 89

Cards:

Cards:

Terry Phelan 30 Y
Tommy Coyne 50 Y
Denis Irwin 80 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Luca Bucci
Goalkeeper Luca Marchegiani
Defender Luigi Apolloni
Defender Lorenzo Minotti
Defender Roberto Mussi
Midfielder Nicola Berti
Midfielder Antonio Conte
Forward Daniele Massaro
Forward Gianfranco Zola

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Alan Kelly
Defender/Right back Garry Kelly
Defender Alan Kernaghan
Defender Kevin Moran
Midfielder Jason McAteer
Midfielder Eddie McGoldrick
Midfielder Alan McLoughlin
Midfielder Ronnie Whelan
Forward John Aldridge
Forward Tony Cascarino
Forward David Kelly