Match No. 597 - Tuesday, 26th March 1985

  • Liam Brady, 88'
  •  
    • 1
    • Packie Bonner  
    • 2
    • Chris Hughton  
    • 3
    • Jim Beglin  
    • 4
    • Mark Lawrenson  
    • 5
    • Mick McCarthy  
    • 6
    • Liam Brady  
    • 7
    • Ronnie Whelan  
    •  70'
    • 8
    • Gary Waddock  
    • 9
    • Eamonn O'Keefe  
    •  79'
    • 10
    • Frank Stapleton (c) 
    • 11
    • Paul McGrath  
    •  HT
    • 12
    • David O'Leary  
    •  HT
    • 15
    • Kevin O'Callaghan  
    •  70'
    • 14
    • John Byrne  
    •  79'

Notes

  • Player MilestoneGary Bailey's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestoneChris Waddle's 1st Cap
  • Player MilestonePeter Davenport's Only Cap
  • Goal MilestoneTrevor Steven's 1st Goal
  • Goal MilestoneGary Lineker's 1st Goal
  • Match MilestoneEngland's 350th win

Sources

  • Wembley - The Complete Record 1923 - 2000 by Glen Isherwood (Sports Books 2006)
  • England: The Complete Post-War Record by Mike Payne (Breedon Books Publishing Company 1993)

Managers

  •  England - Bobby Robson
  •  Republic of Ireland - Eoin Hand

Referee

  •  George Smith

Attendance

  • 34,793

Half Time Score

  • England 1 - 0 Republic of Ireland

ELO Rankings

  •  England - 3rd   0
  •  Republic of Ireland - 34th