Republic of Ireland v Albania, 06 June 2003

Score2-1 to Republic of Ireland
CompetitionUEFA Under-21 Group 10
VenueDalymount Park, Dublin
Attendance3,000
Although winning the game, Republic of Ireland later forfeited the three points as they fielded an ineligible player. Liam Miller should have been serving a one-match suspension due to yellow cards he received in previous games.

Goals:

Graham Barrett 44 G
John O'Flynn 54 G

Goals:

Bledar Mancaku 85 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Graham Stack
Defender Stephen Capper
Defender/Full back Stephen Kelly
Defender/Midfielder John Thompson
Midfielder Thomas Butler
Midfielder Colin Cryan
Midfielder Liam Miller
Midfielder Sean Thornton
Midfielder/Forward Andy Reid
Forward Graham Barrett
Forward John O'Flynn

Substitutions:

Keith Gilroy for Thomas Butler 70
Stephen Elliott for Sean Thornton 75

Substitutions:

Vasjan Ballco for Enkel Alikaj 46
Gjergj Muzaka for Erion Rizvanolli 64
Albert Kaci for Vasjan Ballco 69

Cards:

Sean Thornton Y

Cards:

Ervis Agolli Y

On the bench:

Forward Stephen Elliott
Forward Keith Gilroy

On the bench:

Forward Gjergj Muzaka