Republic of Ireland v West Germany, 25 November 1956

Score3-0 to Republic of Ireland
RefereeA Murdoch
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueDalymount Park, Dublin
Attendance35,000

0  West Germany

Manager: Josef 'Sepp' Herberger

Goals:

Noel Cantwell penalty 63 P
Joe Haverty 87 G
Jimmy McCann 89 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Alan Kelly
Defender Noel Cantwell
Defender Ronnie Nolan
Full back Seamus Dunne
Midfielder Joe Haverty
Wing half Tommy Dunne
Centre forward Dermot Curtis
Inside forward Arthur Fitzsimons
Inside forward Noel Peyton
Gerry Mackey (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Heinz Kwiatkowski
Defender Herbert Erhardt
Defender Erich Juskowiak
Defender Heinz Wewers
Midfielder Karl Mai
Midfielder Hans Schafer
Forward Max Morlock (captain)
Forward Helmut Rahn
Forward Heinz Vollmar

Substitutions:

Substitutions:

Horst Eckel for Hans Schafer 0

On the bench:

On the bench:

Defender Horst Eckel