With courage and integrity in abundance, Ireland have qualified for a World Cup play-off after a dramatic 1-0 victory over Wales at the Cardiff City Stadium.
When it mattered most, Ireland delivered again as they have done so often under Martin O'Neill.
The work-rate from Jeff Hendrick for James McClean's winner typified what this set of players is all about.
All eyes now turn to the playoff draw next Tuesday with Italy, Croatia, Denmark and Portugal or Switzerland (depending on tonight's result) the teams we can face.
But before all that set your eyes on these 11 images from last night that are sure to make you smile.