Republic of Ireland v Bulgaria, 28 March 2009

Score1-1
RefereeIvan Bebek
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group 8
VenueCroke Park, Dublin
Attendance60,002

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Giovanni Trappattoni

1  Bulgaria

Manager: Stanimir Stoilov

Goals:

Richard Dunne 1 G

Goals:

Kevin Kilbane own goal 74 OG

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Paul McShane
Defender John O'Shea
Defender/Centre back Richard Dunne
Defender/Midfielder Kevin Kilbane
Midfielder Keith Andrews
Midfielder Stephen Hunt
Midfielder Aiden McGeady
Midfielder Glenn Whelan
Forward Kevin Doyle
Forward Robbie Keane (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Dimitar Ivankov
Defender Zhivko Milanov
Defender Ilian Stoyanov
Defender Igor Tomasic
Defender/Midfielder Stanislav Manolev
Midfielder Stilian Petrov (captain)
Midfielder Dimitar Telkiyski
Midfielder/Forward Ivelin Popov
Forward Blagoy Georgiev

Substitutions:

Andy Keogh for Aiden McGeady 90

Substitutions:

Radostin Kishishev for Zhivko Milanov 24
Velizar Dimitrov for Ivelin Popov 46
Dimitar Makriev for Blagoy Georgiev 66

Cards:

Cards:

Zhivko Milanov 17 Y
Stanislav Manolev 58 Y
Radostin Kishishev 90 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Dean Kiely
Defender/Full back Stephen Kelly
Defender/Midfielder Damien Delaney
Midfielder Darron Gibson
Forward Caleb Folan
Forward Noel Hunt
Forward Andy Keogh

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Georgi Petkov
Defender/Midfielder Radostin Kishishev
Midfielder Elin Topuzakov
Midfielder Chavdar Yankov
Forward Dimitar Makriev
Forward Yordan Todorov