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

2  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Johnny Giles

Goals:

Gerry Daly 44 G
Don Givens 66 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gerry Peyton
Defender/Right back Paddy Mulligan
Defender Eamonn Gregg
Defender/Left back Jimmy Holmes
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 Kjaer
Defender Morten Olsen
Midfielder Frank Arnesen
Midfielder Soren Lerby
Midfielder Flemming Nielsen
Midfielder Allan Simonsen
Per Rontved (captain)

Substitutions:

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

Substitutions:

Henrik Agerbeck for Benny Nielsen 75

On the bench:

Forward Paul McGee
Forward Micky Walsh

On the bench: