Netherlands v Republic of Ireland, 04 June 1996

Score3-1 to Netherlands
RefereeFinn Lambek
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueDe Kuip, Rotterdam
Attendance17,000

3  Netherlands

Manager: Guus Hiddink

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Mick McCarthy

Goals:

Dennis Bergkamp 30 G
Clarence Seedorf 78 G
Phillip Cocu 88 G

Goals:

Gary Breen 15 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar
Defender/Right Back Michael Reiziger
Defender Danny Blind
Defender/Centre back Winston Bogarde
Midfielder Jordi Cruyff
Midfielder Edgar Davids
Midfielder Ronald de Boer
Midfielder Clarence Seedorf
Midfielder Rob Witschge
Forward Dennis Bergkamp
Forward Peter Hoekstra

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Jeff Kenna
Defender Alan Kernaghan
Defender/Centre back Gary Breen
Defender/Left back Ian Harte
Defender/Left back Terry Phelan
Midfielder Alan McLoughlin
Midfielder Alan Moore
Midfielder Liam O'Brien
Forward Tony Cascarino
Forward David Connolly

Substitutions:

Gaston Taument for Peter Hoekstra 28
Johan De Kock for Danny Blind 46
Aron Winter for Ronald de Boer 46
Phillip Cocu for 75

Substitutions:

Keith O'Neill for Tony Cascarino 46
Mark Kennedy for Alan Moore 46
Niall Quinn for David Connolly 64
Kenny Cunningham for Liam O'Brien 70
Curtis Fleming for Jeff Kenna 76

On the bench:

Defender Johan De Kock
Midfielder Phillip Cocu
Midfielder Aron Winter
Forward Gaston Taument

On the bench:

Defender Kenny Cunningham
Defender Curtis Fleming
Midfielder Keith O'Neill
Midfielder/Forward Mark Kennedy
Forward Niall Quinn