Wales v Republic of Ireland, 11 September 1979

Score2-1 to Wales
RefereeBrian Stevens
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueVetch Field, Swansea
Attendance6,825

2  Wales

Manager: Mike Smith

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Johnny Giles

Goals:

Ian Walsh 24 G
Alan Curtis 53 G

Goals:

Joey Jones own goal 22 OG

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Dai Davies
Defender Joey Jones
Defender/Centre back George Berry
Defender/Midfielder Leighton Phillips
Midfielder Brian Flynn
Midfielder John Mahoney
Midfielder Peter Nicholas
Midfielder Mickey Thomas
Midfielder Terry Yorath
Midfielder/Forward Alan Curtis
Forward Ian Walsh

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gerry Peyton
Defender/Right back Paddy Mulligan (captain)
Defender Eamonn Gregg
Defender/Centre back David O'Leary
Midfielder Liam Brady
Midfielder Tony Grealish
Midfielder Mick Martin
Midfielder Jerry Murphy
Forward Frank Stapleton
Forward/Central defender Brendan O'Callaghan
Winger Gerry Ryan