Republic of Ireland v Cameroon, 01 June 2002

Score1-1
RefereeToru Kamikawa
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals group E
VenueBig Swan Stadium, Niigata
Attendance33,679
Kick-Off: 15:30 Local (07:30 BST) Assistant referees: Mat Lazim Awang Hamat (Malaysia) Roland Van Nylen (Belgium) Fourth official: Peter Prendergast (Jamaica) Man of the Match: Matt Holland (Republic of Ireland)

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Mick McCarthy

1  Cameroon

Manager: Winfried Schäfer

Goals:

Matt Holland 52 G

Goals:

Patrick Mboma 39 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Gary Breen
Defender Ian Harte
Defender Garry Kelly
Defender Steve Staunton (captain)
Midfielder Damien Duff
Midfielder Matt Holland
Midfielder Kevin Kilbane
Midfielder Mark Kinsella
Midfielder Jason McAteer
Forward Robbie Keane

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Boukar Alioum
Defender Raymond Kalla
Defender Rigobert Song (captain)
Defender Pierre Womé
Defender/Midfielder Lauren
Defender/Midfielder Salomon Olembe
Defender/Left back Bill Tchato
Midfielder Marc-Vivien Foe
Midfielder Geremi
Forward Samuel Eto'o
Forward Patrick Mboma

Substitutions:

Steve Finnan for Jason McAteer 46
Steven Reid for Ian Harte 78

Substitutions:

Patrick Suffo for Patrick Mboma 69

Cards:

Jason McAteer 30 Y
Steve Finnan 51 Y
Steven Reid 82 Y

Cards:

Raymond Kalla 89 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Alan Kelly
Goalkeeper Dean Kiely
Defender/Right back Steve Finnan
Defender Kenny Cunningham
Defender/Centre back Richard Dunne
Defender/Centre back Andy O'Brien
Defender/Midfielder Steven Reid
Midfielder Lee Carsley
Midfielder Roy Keane
Forward David Connolly
Forward Niall Quinn

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Carlos Kameni
Goalkeeper Jacques Songo'o
Defender Lucien Mettomo
Defender Pierre Njanka
Midfielder Nicolas Alnoudji
Midfielder Eric Djemba-Djemba
Midfielder Joel Epalle
Midfielder Daniel N'Gom Kome
Midfielder Joseph N'Do
Forward Pius N'Diefi
Forward Patrick Suffo