Republic of Ireland v Croatia, 16 November 2004

Score1-0 to Republic of Ireland
RefereeGylfi Thor Orrason
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueLansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance33,200

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Brian Kerr

0  Croatia

Manager: Zlatko Kranjcar

Goals:

Robbie Keane 24 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Paddy Kenny
Defender Gary Breen
Defender Richard Dunne
Defender Steve Finnan
Defender John O'Shea
Midfielder Damien Duff
Midfielder Graham Kavanagh
Midfielder Kevin Kilbane (captain)
Midfielder Liam Miller
Forward Stephen Elliott
Forward Robbie Keane

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Tomislav Butina
Defender Robert Kovač
Defender Josip Simunić
Defender Darijo Srna
Defender Stjepan Tomas
Defender Igor Tudor
Midfielder Marko Babić
Midfielder Niko Kovač (captain)
Midfielder Niko Kranjcar
Midfielder Jurica Vranješ
Forward Ivan Klasnic

Substitutions:

Kenny Cunningham for Gary Breen 52
Shay Given for Paddy Kenny 77
Alan Quinn for Kevin Kilbane 77
Graham Barrett for Stephen Elliott 85
Aiden McGeady for Robbie Keane 90

Substitutions:

Bosko Balaban for Igor Tudor 45
Danijel Pranjic for Marko Babić 59
Eduardo for Ivan Klasnic 59
Jerko Leko for Jurica Vranješ 64
Mario Tokić for Stjepan Tomas 65
Mato Neretljak for Josip Simunić 73

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Kenny Cunningham
Midfielder Aiden McGeady
Midfielder Alan Quinn
Forward Graham Barrett

On the bench:

Defender Mato Neretljak
Defender Mario Tokić
Midfielder Jerko Leko
Midfielder Danijel Pranjic
Forward Bosko Balaban
Forward Eduardo