Who missed the penalty for Ireland in 2002?

Who missed the penalty for Ireland in 2002?

Despite hitting the goal every time Ireland only scored two penalties out of five. Mendieta’s penalty was the decider and with that so ended the Republic of Ireland’s participation in the 2002 World Cup finals.

Where did Ireland finish in 2002 World Cup?

Overall record

FIFA World Cup record Qualification record
Year Round Position
2002 Round of 16 2/6; Won Play-off
2006 Failed to qualify 4/6
2010 2/6; Lost Play-off

Who scored for Ireland World Cup 2002?

In an inspiring performance Roy Keane drove the Irish to a fantastic victory with Jason McAteer scoring the deciding goal in the 68th minute.

When did Ireland play Spain in World Cup?

Republic of Ireland 1 – 1 Spain | 2002 – FIFA World Cup | 69675.

Who has the most caps for Ireland?

Ireland’s all-time caps leader is Brian O’Driscoll with 133. The second most-capped player is Ronan O’Gara with 128.

Who won the football World Cup in 2002?

Brazil national football team
2002 FIFA World Cup/Champion

Who is the youngest player to play for Ireland?

Fitzgerald was named in Ireland’s squad for the Autumn 2006 international series. After a strong performance against the ‘Mid Week Wallabies” playing for Ireland A he won his first cap on 26 November 2006 against the Pacific Islands. In doing so, he became the youngest player to play for Ireland in 29 years.

What is most caps in football?


Rank Player Caps
1 Soh Chin Ann 195
2 Bader Al-Mutawa 186
3 Ahmed Hassan 184
4 Ahmed Mubarak 182