Wednesday 23 August 2017

As it happened: Gallant Ireland fall to defeat in Warsaw

Poland's Robert Lewandowski scores their second goal
Poland's Robert Lewandowski scores their second goal
Jonathan Walters, Republic of Ireland celebrates after scoring his side's opening goal. UEFA EURO 2016 Championship Qualifier, Group D, Poland v Republic of Ireland. Stadion Narodowy, Warsaw, Poland. Picture credit: Seb Daly / SPORTSFILE
Ireland supporters before the start of the game. UEFA EURO 2016 Championship Qualifier, Group D, Poland v Republic of Ireland. Stadion Narodowy, Warsaw, Poland. Picture credit: David Maher / SPORTSFILE

Tom Rooney

Ireland fell short in their quest for an automatic spot for the European Championships with a 2-1 defeat to Poland. Here is how the game unfolded in Warsaw.

 

 

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