Republic of Ireland v France, 30 March 1977

Score1-0 to Republic of Ireland
RefereeErich Linemayr
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 5
VenueLansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance48,000

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Johnny Giles

0  France

Manager: Michel Hidalgo

Goals:

Liam Brady 11 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mick Kearns
Defender/Right back Paddy Mulligan
Defender/Centre back David O'Leary
Defender/Left back Jimmy Holmes
Midfielder Liam Brady
Midfielder Gerry Daly
Midfielder Johnny Giles (captain)
Midfielder Steve Heighway
Midfielder Mick Martin
Forward Don Givens
Forward Ray Treacy

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Andre Rey
Defender Gerard Janvion
Defender Christian Lopez (captain)
Defender Patrice Rio
Defender Thierry Tusseau
Midfielder Dominique Bathenay
Midfielder Michel Platini
Forward Bernard Lacombe
Forward Oliver Rouyer

Cards:

Gerry Daly Y

Cards:

Patrice Rio Y