Portugal v Republic of Ireland, 25 June 1972

Score2-1 to Portugal
RefereeAngel Norberto Coerezza
CompetitionIndependence Group 2
VenueArruda, Recife

2  Portugal

Manager: Jose Augusto

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Liam Tuohy

Goals:

Fernando Peres 35 G
Nené 37 G

Goals:

Mick Leech 38 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper José Henrique
Defender Adolfo
Defender Artur Correia
Defender Messias
Midfielder Fernando Peres
Midfielder Matine
Midfielder Toni
Forward Artur Jorge
Forward Eusébio (captain)
Forward Nené

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Alan Kelly
Defender Tommy Carroll
Defender John Dempsey
Defender Joe Kinnear
Defender Paddy Mulligan
Midfielder Noel Campbell
Midfielder Mick Martin
Midfielder Eamonn Rogers
Forward Don Givens
Forward Mick Leech
Forward Ray Treacy

Substitutions:

Jaime Graça for Nené 0
Jose Mourinho for José Henrique 0

Substitutions:

Turlough O'Connor for Ray Treacy 0

On the bench:

Midfielder Jaime Graça

On the bench:

Midfielder Turlough O'Connor