Republic of Ireland v Denmark, 02 May 1979

Score2-0 to Republic of Ireland
RefereeMichel Vautrot
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Group 1
VenueLansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance35,000
Kick-off: 7:00pm local

2  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Johnny Giles

0  Denmark

Manager: Kurt Nielsen

Goals:

Gerry Daly 44 G
Don Givens 66 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gerry Peyton
Defender Eamonn Gregg
Defender Jimmy Holmes
Defender Paddy Mulligan
Midfielder Liam Brady
Midfielder Gerry Daly
Midfielder Johnny Giles (captain)
Midfielder Austin Hayes
Midfielder Mick Martin
Forward Don Givens
Forward Frank Stapleton

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ole Kjær
Defender Morten Olsen
Defender Per Røntved (captain)
Midfielder Frank Arnesen
Midfielder Lars Larsen
Midfielder Søren Lerby
Midfielder Flemming Lund
Midfielder Flemming Nielsen
Midfielder Allan Simonsen
Forward Benny Nielsen

Substitutions:

Micky Walsh for Austin Hayes 61
Paul McGee for Don Givens 72

Substitutions:

Henrik Agerbeck for Benny Nielsen 75

Cards:

Cards:

Benny Nielsen Y
Søren Lerby Y
Flemming Nielsen Y

On the bench:

Forward Paul McGee
Forward Micky Walsh

On the bench:

Forward Henrik Agerbeck