Republic of Ireland v Croatia, 06 September 1998

Score2-0 to Republic of Ireland
RefereeVitor Manuel Melo Pereira
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Group 8
VenueLansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance34,000

2  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Mick McCarthy

0  Croatia

Manager: Miroslav Blazevic

Goals:

Denis Irwin penalty 4 P
Roy Keane 15 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Kenny Cunningham
Defender Steve Staunton
Defender/Centre back Phil Babb
Defender/Full back Denis Irwin
Midfielder Roy Keane (captain)
Midfielder Mark Kinsella
Midfielder Jason McAteer
Midfielder Keith O'Neill
Midfielder/Forward Damien Duff
Forward Robbie Keane

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Drazen Ladic
Defender Dario Simic
Defender Igor Stimac
Defender Igor Tudor
Defender/Midfielder Robert Jarni
Midfielder Aljosa Asanovic
Midfielder Zvonimir Boban
Midfielder Krunoslav Jurcic
Midfielder Zvonimir Soldo
Midfielder Mario Stanic
Forward Silvio Maric

Substitutions:

Tony Cascarino for Keith O'Neill 9
Jeff Kenna for Damien Duff 46
Lee Carsley for Robbie Keane 61

Substitutions:

Mario Tokic for Zvonimir Soldo 46
Igor Pamic for Silvio Maric 46
Petar Krpan for Igor Tudor 62

Cards:

Cards:

Mario Stanic 70 R
Igor Pamic 72 R

On the bench:

Defender Jeff Kenna
Midfielder Lee Carsley
Forward Tony Cascarino

On the bench:

Defender Mario Tokic
Forward Petar Krpan
Forward Igor Pamic