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England vs Rep. of Ireland Euro 1980 qualifying match report

Date, kick-off time: Wednesday, 6 February 1980, 19:45 (UTC)
National teams, score:
England
-
Rep. of Ireland
2:0
Competition:UEFA Euro 1980 Qualifying, Group 1
Referee:
Klaus Scheurell, Wusterhausen/Dosse
/
East Germany
Attendance, venue:90 299, British Empire Exhibition Stadium (Wembley), London
Goals:1:0 (34') Kevin Keegan, 2:0 (74') Kevin Keegan
England national football team line-up in match Nr.537
Managed by team manager Ron Greenwood
PlayerCapsClub
Ray Clemence   46Liverpool FC, Liverpool
Trevor Cherry   21Leeds United AFC, Leeds
Kenny Sansom   3Crystal Palace FC, London
Phil Thompson   19Liverpool FC, Liverpool
Dave Watson   48Southampton FC, Southampton
Bryan Robson   1West Bromwich Albion FC, West Bromwich
Kevin Keegan  Captain  49Hamburger SV, Hamburg
Terry McDermott   8Liverpool FC, Liverpool
David Johnson   60' 4Liverpool FC, Liverpool
60' Steve Coppell   19Manchester United FC, Manchester
Tony Woodcock   81. FC Köln, Köln
Laurie Cunningham   4Real Madrid CF, Madrid
Rep. of Ireland national team line-up in match Nr.178
Managed by team manager John Giles
PlayerCapsClub
Gerry Peyton   60' 11Fulham FC, London
60' Ron Healey   2Cardiff City FC, Cardiff
Chris Hughton   2Tottenham Hotspur FC, London
David O'Leary   68' 15Arsenal FC, London
68' Pierce O'Leary   5Shamrock Rovers FC, Dublin
Mark Lawrenson   8Brighton & Hove Albion FC, Hove
Ashley Grimes   7Manchester United FC, Manchester
Gerry Daly   20Derby County FC, Derby
Tony Grealish   13Luton Town FC, Luton
Liam Brady  Captain  25Arsenal FC, London
Fran O'Brien   2Philadelphia Furiy, Philadelphia
Steve Heighway   26Liverpool FC, Liverpool
Frank Stapleton   15Arsenal FC, London
Match stats
National teamPlayersAverage capsAverage ageClubsGoalsCautionsExpulsions
England1219.16727.1149200
Rep. of Ireland1311.61524.09711000
UEFA Euro 1980 Qualifying, Group 1 post-match standings
Pos.National team12345PlayedWonDrawnLostGoalsPoints
1
England
4:0
5:1
1:1
2:0
3:0
2:0
4:3
1:0
87 1 022-515
2
Northern Ireland
0:4
1:5
0:0
1:0
2:0
2:0
2:1
0:4
84 1 38-149
3
Rep. of Ireland
1:1
0:2
0:0
0:1
0:1
3:0
3:3
2:0
82 3 39-87
4
Bulgaria
0:3
0:2
0:2
0:2
1:0
0:3
2:2
3:0
82 1 56-145
5
Denmark
3:4
0:1
1:2
4:0
3:3
0:2
2:2
0:3
81 2 513-174
Comments
England vs Rep. of Ireland post-match head-to-head
PlayedWonDrawnLostGoalsPoints/Match
843114 - 71.375
England v Rep. of Ireland match-by-match record
England matches
Previous match:
UEFA Euro 1980 Qualifying
England vs Bulgaria 2-0
London, Thursday 22 November 1979
Next match:
Friendly International
Spain vs England 0-2
Barcelona, Wednesday 26 March 1980
Rep. of Ireland matches
Previous match:
UEFA Euro 1980 Qualifying
Northern Ireland vs Rep. of Ireland 1-0
Belfast, Wednesday 21 November 1979
Next match:
1982 FIFA World Cup Qualification
Cyprus vs Rep. of Ireland 2-3
Nicosia, Wednesday 26 March 1980
England top scorers
1. Bobby Charlton (1958 - 1970) - 49 goals
2. Jimmy Greaves (1959 - 1967) - 44 goals
3. Tom Finney (1946 - 1958) - 30 goals
4. Nat Lofthouse (1950 - 1958) - 30 goals
... Kevin Keegan (1974 - 1980) - 18 goals
(correct as of February 6, 1980)
Brief match report
Wed. 06 Feb 1980
British Empire Exhibition Stadium (Wembley), London
England 2-0 Rep. of Ireland
Goals: Keegan 34, Keegan 74

England: Clemence, Cherry, Sansom, Thompson, Watson, Robson, Keegan (c), McDermott, Johnson (Coppell 60), Woodcock, Cunningham. Managed by Greenwood.

Rep. of Ireland: Peyton (Healey 60), Hughton, David O'Leary (Pierce O'Leary 68), Lawrenson, Grimes, Daly, Grealish, Brady (c), O'Brien, Heighway, Stapleton. Managed by Giles.

Att: 90 299
Ref: Scheurell (East Germany)

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