Republic of Ireland v Denmark, 03 October 1956

Score2-1 to Republic of Ireland
RefereeAlfred Bond
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group 1
VenueDalymount Park, Dublin
Attendance35,000

Goals:

Dermot Curtis 28 G
Johnny Gavin penalty 44 P

Goals:

Aage Rou Jensen 86 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper James O'Neill
Defender Noel Cantwell
Defender Ronnie Nolan
Full back Seamus Dunne (captain)
Midfielder Joe Haverty
Wing half Tommy Dunne
Outside right Johnny Gavin
Centre forward Dermot Curtis
Inside forward Arthur Fitzsimons