Republic of Ireland v Paraguay, 10 February 1999

Score2-0 to Republic of Ireland
RefereeGylfi Thor Orrason
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueLansdowne Road, Dublin

2  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Mick McCarthy

0  Paraguay

Manager: Paulo Cesar Carpeggiani


Denis Irwin penalty 37 P
David Connolly 74 G


Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Kenny Cunningham
Defender/Centre back Gary Breen
Defender/Full back Denis Irwin
Defender/Left back Ian Harte
Midfielder Roy Keane (captain)
Midfielder Mark Kinsella
Midfielder Jason McAteer
Midfielder/Forward Damien Duff
Forward David Connolly
Forward Robbie Keane
Forward Niall Quinn


Lee Carsley for Mark Kinsella 66
Alan Kelly for Shay Given 67
Tony Cascarino for Niall Quinn 69
Phil Babb for Ian Harte 71
Alan McLoughlin for Jason McAteer 81


Edilberto Britez for Mauro Antonio Caballero 71
Christhian Esquivel for Juan Carlos Franco 86

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Alan Kelly
Defender/Centre back Phil Babb
Midfielder Lee Carsley
Midfielder Alan McLoughlin
Forward Tony Cascarino