Thursday 23 May 2019

Republic of Ireland 1 Georgia 0 as it happened: Refreshing Irish performance lifts the gloom

Republic of Ireland's Conor Hourihane celebrates scoring their first goal Action Images via Reuters/Matthew Childs
Republic of Ireland's Conor Hourihane celebrates scoring their first goal Action Images via Reuters/Matthew Childs
James McClean of Republic of Ireland in action against Nika Kvekveskiri, left, and Valerian Gvilia of Georgia during the UEFA EURO2020 Group D qualifying match between Republic of Ireland and Georgia at the Aviva Stadium, Lansdowne Road, in Dublin. Photo by Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile
Glenn Whelan of Republic of Ireland prior to the UEFA EURO2020 Group D qualifying match between Republic of Ireland and Georgia at the Aviva Stadium, Lansdowne Road, in Dublin. Photo by Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

It's back-to-back victories for Mick McCarthy's Ireland thanks to Conor Hourihane's splendid first-half free-kick.

 

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