Republic of Ireland v Sweden, 13 November 1949

Score3-1 to Sweden
RefereeBill Ling
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 5
VenueDalymount Park, Dublin
Attendance41,031

Goals:

Con Martin penalty 61 P

Goals:

Karl-Erik Palmer 4 G
Karl-Erik Palmer 40 G
Karl-Erik Palmer 68 G

Starting lineup:

Full back Tommy Aherne
Full back Johnny Carey (captain)
Centre Half/Goalkeeper Con Martin
Wing half Peter Farrell
Outside right Peter Corr
Inside forward Peter Desmond
Inside forward Reg Ryan

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Torsten Lindberg
Defender Erik Nilsson (captain)
Midfielder Sune Andersson
Midfielder Knut Nordahl
Midfielder Kjell Rosen
Forward Hasse Jeppson
Forward Egon Jonsson
Forward Stig Sundkvist