Tuesday 23 January 2018

Blog: Ireland 2-0 Poland

Paul McShane, Republic of Ireland, in action against Robert Lewandowski.
Paul McShane, Republic of Ireland, in action against Robert Lewandowski.

AFTER the debacle of Euro 2012, Poland was arguably the last team Giovanni Trapattoni wanted to see but tonight’s friendly match gave an opportunity for some fringe players to stake a claim.

Cormac Byrne gave a blow-by-blow account of the impact made by the likes of Wes Hoolahan and Ciaran Clark in a much-needed win.

 

 

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