Republic of Ireland v West Germany, 22 May 1979

Score3-1 to West Germany
RefereeGeorge Courtney
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueLansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance25,000

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Johnny Giles

3  West Germany

Manager: Jupp Derwall

Goals:

Gerry Ryan 26 G

Goals:

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge 28 G
Walter Kelsch 81 G
Dieter Hoeness 90 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gerry Peyton
Defender/Right back Paddy Mulligan
Defender Eamonn Gregg
Defender/Centre back David O'Leary
Midfielder Liam Brady
Midfielder Johnny Giles (captain)
Midfielder Tony Grealish
Midfielder Mick Martin
Forward Don Givens
Forward Frank Stapleton
Winger Gerry Ryan

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sepp Maier (captain)
Defender Bernhard Cullmann (captain)
Defender Bernd Forster
Defender Manfred Kaltz
Midfielder Hansi Muller
Midfielder Bernd Schuster
Forward Klaus Allofs
Forward Dieter Hoeness

Substitutions:

Brendan O'Callaghan for Don Givens 16
Micky Walsh for Frank Stapleton 63

Substitutions:

Walter Kelsch for Hansi Muller 46
Dieter Burdenski for Sepp Maier 46
Caspar Memering for Karl-Heinz Rummenigge 72
William Hartwig for Herbert Zimmermann 72

On the bench:

Forward Micky Walsh
Forward/Central defender Brendan O'Callaghan

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Dieter Burdenski
Midfielder Caspar Memering