Republic of Ireland v Italy, 05 February 1985

Score2-1 to Italy
RefereeJan Keizer
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueDalymount Park, Dublin
Attendance40,000

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Eoin Hand (32)

2  Italy

Manager: Enzo Bearzot

Goals:

Gary Waddock 53 G

Goals:

Paolo Rossi penalty 5 P
Alessandro Altobelli 18 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Pat Bonner
Defender Chris Hughton
Defender Mark Lawrenson
Defender Mick McCarthy
Defender/Left back Jim Beglin
Midfielder Liam Brady
Midfielder Tony Galvin
Midfielder Kevin Sheedy
Midfielder Gary Waddock
Forward John Byrne
Forward Frank Stapleton (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Franco Tancredi
Defender Giuseppe Bergomi
Defender Antonio Cabrini
Defender Gaetano Scirea
Midfielder Salvatore Bagni
Midfielder Antonio Di Gennaro
Midfielder Marco Tardelli (captain)
Forward Bruno Conti
Forward Paolo Rossi

Substitutions:

Paul McGrath for Mark Lawrenson 10
Ronnie Whelan for Tony Galvin 30
Alan Campbell for John Byrne 77

Substitutions:

Giuseppe Dossena for Bruno Conti 72
Aldo Serena for Paolo Rossi 72

On the bench:

Defender/Midfielder Paul McGrath
Midfielder Ronnie Whelan

On the bench:

Midfielder Giuseppe Dossena
Forward Aldo Serena