Republic of Ireland Senior Football Team Results 2010
The first international match played by the Republic of Ireland in 2010 was against mighty Brazil on the 2nd March 2010 at the Emirates Stadium in London. The Brazilians ran out comfortable winners of the encounter scoring two goals without conceding. The match was notable from an Irish perspective for a couple of reasons. Goalkeeper Shay Given, and defender Kevin Kilbane, became joint outright record cap holders for the Republic of Ireland. On the night they both earned their 101st international cap. The match also marked the occasion of the debut of Scotland-born James McCarthy who qualifies under the granny rule.
Republic of Ireland Match Results for 2010
Scores in parentheses are half-time scores