Lithuania v Republic of Ireland, 10 September 1997

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

1  Lithuania

Manager: Benjaminas Zelkevicius

2  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Mick McCarthy

Goals:

Tomas Žiukas 51 G

Goals:

Tony Cascarino 17 G
Tony Cascarino 72 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gintaras Staučė
Defender Andrius Skerla
Defender Tomas Žiukas
Midfielder Saulis Mikalajūnas
Midfielder Arminas Narbekovas

Starting lineup:

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

Substitutions:

Edgaras Jankauskas for Aidas Preikšaitis 46
Rimantas Zvingilas for Saulis Mikalajūnas 46
Vaidotas Slekys for Andrius Tereskinas 76

Substitutions:

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

On the bench:

Midfielder Vaidotas Slekys
Midfielder Rimantas Zvingilas

On the bench:

Defender Phil Babb
Defender Gary Breen