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Tuesday 14 August 2018

Republic of Ireland 0 Netherlands 2 as it happened: European champions prove too strong for brave Irish at Tallaght Stadium

Netherlands players celebrate after Lineth Beerensteyn scored her side's first goal during the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Qualifier match between Republic of Ireland and Netherlands at Tallaght Stadium in Tallaght, Dublin. Photo by Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile
Netherlands players celebrate after Lineth Beerensteyn scored her side's first goal during the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Qualifier match between Republic of Ireland and Netherlands at Tallaght Stadium in Tallaght, Dublin. Photo by Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile
Denise O'Sullivan of Republic of Ireland celebrates following the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Qualifier match between Republic of Ireland and Slovakia at Tallaght Stadium in Tallaght, Dublin. Photo by Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile
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Lineth Beerensteyn's first half header and a dubious Sherida Spitse penalty gave Netherlands a 2-0 win at Tallaght Stadium tonight.

 

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