Republic of Ireland v Cyprus, 15 October 2008

Score1-0 to Republic of Ireland
RefereeAlexandru Dan Tudor
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group 8
VenueCroke Park, Dublin
Attendance55,833

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Giovanni Trapattoni

0  Cyprus

Manager: Angelos Anastasiades

Goals:

Robbie Keane 5 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Paul McShane
Defender John O'Shea
Defender/Centre back Richard Dunne
Defender/Midfielder Kevin Kilbane
Midfielder Darron Gibson
Midfielder Aiden McGeady
Midfielder Glenn Whelan
Midfielder/Forward Damien Duff
Forward Kevin Doyle
Forward Robbie Keane (captain)

Starting lineup:

Defender Marios Ilia
Defender Lambros Lambrou
Defender/Midfielder Ilias Charalambous
Midfielder Christos Marangos
Midfielder/Forward Dimitris Christofi
Forward Yiannakis Okkas (captain)

Substitutions:

Caleb Folan for Kevin Doyle 92

Substitutions:

Andreas Papathanasiou for Lambros Lambrou 46
Giorgos Panagi for Christos Marangos 52
Yiasoumi Yiasoumis for Mihalis Konstantinou 79

Cards:

Shay Given 90 Y
Aiden McGeady 90 Y

Cards:

Marios Ilia 25 Y
Andreas Constantinou 45 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Dean Kiely
Defender/Midfielder Damien Delaney
Midfielder Stephen Hunt
Midfielder Liam Miller
Midfielder/Forward Andy Reid
Forward Caleb Folan
Forward Andy Keogh

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Sofronis Avgousti
Goalkeeper Michalis Morfis
Midfielder Giorgos Panagi