Friday 26 December 2014

Pictures: Ireland v Spain

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Ireland supporter Bernard O'Flaherty, from Tralee, Co. Kerry, at the game. Photo: Sportsfile
Vinny Lawlor, from Dunshaughlin, from Co. Meath. Photo: Sportsfile
Spanish fans ahead of kick-off. Photo: Sportsfile
Ireland captain Robbie Keane's wife Claudine Keane, with their son Robbie Jnr. Photo: Sportsfile
Ireland captain Robbie Keane leads his side out for the start of the game
The Ireland squad pose for the team photograph before kick-off. Photo: Sportsfile
Spain pose for their team photo. Photo: AP
Richard Dunne in action against Fernando Torres and Gerard Pique. Photo: Sportsfile
Fernando Torres shoots to score his Spain's first goal after four minutes. Photo: Sportsfile
Spain's Fernando Torres (obscured) celebrates with team-mates after scoring his team's opening goal. Photo: PA
A dejected Robbie Keane after Spain's Fernando Torres scored his side's first goal after just four minutes. Photo: Sportsfile
Republic of Ireland manager Giovanni Trapattoni after Spain's early goal. Photo: Sportsfile
Republic of Ireland supporters during the game. Photo: Sportsfile
Sean St. Ledger in action against Fernando Torres, left, and Xavi of Spain. Photo: Sportsfile
Robbie Keane is shown yellow following a foul on Spain's Andrés Iniesta.
Glenn Whelan dispossess Spain's Andres Iniesta
Xavi has his shot on goal closed down by the Republic of Ireland's John O'Shea, left, and Richard Dunne
Glenn Whelan is shown a yellow card by referee Pedro Proença following a foul on Spain's David Silva
Fernando Torres, Spain, goes past the challenge of Richard Dunne. Photo: Sportsfile
Keith Andrews in action against Gerard Pique
David Silva, Spain, shoots to score his side's second goal. Photo: Sportsfile
Shay Given, Keith Andrews, Richard Dunne, Sean St. Ledger and Keith Andrews after David Silva scored Spain's second goal. Photo: Sportsfile
Jonathan Walters in action against Xabi Alonso. Photo: Sportsfile
Richard Dunne, Simon Cox, Stephen Ward and Robbie Keane, from left, leave the pitch at half-time. Photo: AP
Robbie Keane takes on Gerard Pique
A dejected Republic of Ireland supporter during the second half. Photo: Sportsfile
Sean St Ledger, Richard Dunne and John O'Shea of Republic of Ireland look dejected during the match. Photo: Getty Images
A Republic of Ireland fan appears dejected in the stands. Photo: PA
Shay Given looks dejected after Fernando Torres scores for Spain. Photo: Reuters
Cesc Fabregas celebrates his goal. Photo: Reuters
Cesc Fabregas celebrates his goal. Photo: Reuters
Ireland manager Giovanni Trapattoni during the game. Photo: Reuters
A Republic of Ireland supporter can't bring himself to join in as his fellow supporters try to lift spirits towards the end of the game in the Submarine Bar, Crumlin, Dublin. Photo: Sportsfile
Ireland captain Robbie Keane applauds the Irish support at the end. Photo: Reuters
James McClean applauds the Irish supporters at the end of the game. Photo: Sportsfile
John O'Shea. Photo: Reuters
Jon Walters (R) and Sean St Ledger. Photo: Reuters
Sean St Ledger (L) and Robbie Keane. Photo: Reuters
A dejected Ireland supporter after the game. Photo: Sportsfile
Ireland supporters after the game. Photo: Sportsfile
A Republic of Ireland fan after the final whistle. Photo: PA

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