West Germany v Republic of Ireland, 28 May 1955

Score2-1 to West Germany
RefereeKarel van der Meer
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueVolkspark, Hamburg
Attendance50,000

2  West Germany

Manager: Josef 'Sepp' Herberger

Goals:

Erwin Waldner 13 G
Karl Mai 62 G

Goals:

Sean Fallon 67 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Heinz Kubsch
Defender Herbert Erhardt
Midfielder Ulrich Biesinger
Midfielder Rudolf Hoffmann
Midfielder Karl Mai
Midfielder Hans Schafer
Josef Rohrig (captain)

Starting lineup:

Full back Don Donovan
Centre Half/Goalkeeper Con Martin (captain)
Wing half Peter Farrell
Wing half Eddie Gannon
Outside Left Tommy Eglington
Outside right Johnny Gavin
Inside forward George Cummins
Inside forward Arthur Fitzsimons