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 Jimmy Holmes
Defender Paddy Mulligan
Defender David O'Leary
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 André Rey
Defender Gerard Janvion
Defender Christian López (captain)
Defender Patrice Rio
Defender Thierry Tusseau
Midfielder Dominique Bathenay
Midfielder Michel Platini
Midfielder Christian Synaeghel
Forward Bernard Lacombe
Forward Oliver Rouyer

Cards:

Gerry Daly Y

Cards:

Patrice Rio Y