Malta v Republic of Ireland, 08 September 1999

Score3-2 to Republic of Ireland
RefereeSorin Corpodean
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Group 8
VenueTa'Qali National Stadium
Attendance6,200

2  Malta

Manager: Josep Ilic

3  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Mick McCarthy

Goals:

Brian Said 62 G
David Carabott penalty 69 P

Goals:

Robbie Keane 13 G
Gary Breen 21 G
Steve Staunton 74 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Alan Kelly
Defender/Right back Stephen Carr
Defender Kenny Cunningham
Defender Steve Staunton (captain)
Defender/Centre back Gary Breen
Defender/Midfielder Kevin Kilbane
Midfielder Lee Carsley
Midfielder Mark Kinsella
Midfielder/Forward Mark Kennedy
Forward Robbie Keane
Forward Niall Quinn

Substitutions:

Richard Buhagiar for Jeffrey Chetcuti 24
Silvio Vella for John Buttigieg 30
Daniel Theuma for Gilbert Agius 67

Substitutions:

Alan McLoughlin for Mark Kennedy 55
Damien Duff for Kevin Kilbane 65
Ian Harte for Gary Breen 75

On the bench:

Defender/Left back Ian Harte
Midfielder Alan McLoughlin
Midfielder/Forward Damien Duff