USSR v Republic of Ireland, 18 May 1975

Score2-1 to USSR
RefereeRene Vigliani
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Group 6
VenueCentral Stadium, Kiev
Attendance84,480
Kick-off: 7:30pm local

2  USSR

Manager: Valeriy Lobanovskiy

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Johnny Giles

Goals:

Oleg Blokhin 11 G
Viktor Kolotov 28 G

Goals:

Eoin Hand 79 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Yevgeni Rudakov
Defender Mikhail Fomenko
Defender Viktor Matvienko
Midfielder Leonid Buriak
Midfielder Viktor Kolotov (captain)
Midfielder Anatoliy Konkov
Midfielder Vladimir Muntyan
Midfielder Vladimir Veremeyev
Forward Oleg Blokhin

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Paddy Roche
Defender Tony Dunne
Defender Eoin Hand
Defender Joe Kinnear
Defender Paddy Mulligan
Midfielder Liam Brady
Midfielder Johnny Giles (captain)
Midfielder Steve Heighway
Midfielder Mick Martin
Forward Terry Conroy
Forward Don Givens

Substitutions:

Stefan Reshko for Vladimir Muntyan 46
Vladimir Fyodorov for Vladimir Veremeyev 84

Substitutions:

Cards:

Vladimir Onishchenko 80 Y

Cards:

On the bench:

Defender Stefan Reshko

On the bench: