At a packed Dalymount Park, Ireland faces England in a World Cup qualifier.
- Title International Soccer - Ireland v England
- 1st Broadcast 19/05/1957
- ContributorPhilip Greene
- Clip Duration 00:03:57
- Material Type Audio
- Clip title Silence Greets Late England Goal
- Extended description
With the game almost over and Ireland leading by one goal to nil, England score in the dying seconds and Ireland's dream of going to the 1958 World Cup ends. Phil Greene's commentary captures the joy of Ireland's goal and the bitter disappointment of John Atyeo's last-minute equaliser for England.
The final score was Ireland 1 - England 1, with England qualifying for the World Cup.
The accompanying image shows a view of Dalymount Park football stadium, Phibsboro, Dublin
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- Local keywords Philip Greene, Sports Commentator, Dalymount Park, World Cup, Ireland, England,
- Geographical coverage Ireland
- Genre Sport
- Topic Sport
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ
- Production year 1957
- Country of production Ireland
- Original identifier AA13861
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- Item type part/extract
- Item sound Mono
- Language used English (eng)
- Original language English (eng)