Lithuania v Republic of Ireland, 10 September 1997

Score2-1 to Republic of Ireland
RefereeGeorgios Bikas
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 8
VenueVILNIUS
Attendance7,000

1  Lithuania

Manager: Benjaminas Zelkevicius

2  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Mick McCarthy

Goals:

Tomas Ziukas 51 G

Goals:

Tony Cascarino 17 G
Tony Cascarino 72 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender/Right back Garry Kelly
Defender Kenny Cunningham
Defender Steve Staunton (captain)
Defender/Full back Denis Irwin
Defender/Left back Ian Harte
Midfielder Roy Keane
Midfielder Jason McAteer
Midfielder Alan McLoughlin
Forward Tony Cascarino
Forward David Connolly

Substitutions:

Edgaras Jankauskas for Aidas Preiksaitis 46
Rimantas Zvingilas for Sailius Mikalajunas 46
Vaidotas Slekys for Andrius Tereskinas 76

Substitutions:

Phil Babb for Jason McAteer 83
Gary Breen for David Connolly 90

On the bench:

Midfielder Rimantas Zvingilas

On the bench:

Defender/Centre back Phil Babb
Defender/Centre back Gary Breen