Republic of Ireland v USSR, 18 October 1972

Score2-1 to USSR
RefereeHenry Oberg
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 9
VenueLansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance27,656

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Liam Tuohy

2  USSR

Goals:

Terry Conroy 82 G

Goals:

Vladimir Fedotov 55 G
Viktor Kolotov 65 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Alan Kelly
Defender Tommy Carroll
Defender Eoin Hand
Defender Joe Kinnear
Defender Tommy McConville
Midfielder Noel Campbell
Midfielder Steve Heighway
Midfielder Mick Martin
Midfielder Eamonn Rogers
Forward Terry Conroy
Forward Ray Treacy

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Vladimir Pilguy
Defender Evgeny Lovchev
Midfielder Vladimir Fedotov
Midfielder Murtaz Khurtzilava
Midfielder Viktor Kolotov
Midfielder Vladimir Muntyan
Forward Anatoliy Puzach

Substitutions:

Mick Leech for Eamonn Rogers 62

Substitutions:

On the bench:

Forward Mick Leech

On the bench: