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Quiz: Ireland at the Euros

Memories from European Championships when we didn’t have to settle for being onlookers.

Updated Jun 9th 2021, 5:07 PM

Ray Houghton headed the ball beyond England goalkeeper Peter Shilton to get Ireland off to a winning start at Euro 88. Where was Houghton playing his club football at the time?
INPHO
Liverpool
Oxford United

Aston Villa
Sean St Ledger's equaliser against Croatia was the only goal scored by Ireland at Euro 2012, but which player's free-kick provided the assist?
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Stephen Ward
Glenn Whelan

Aiden McGeady
Which of the following midfielders missed out on a place in the squad at Euro 2016?
INPHO
Darron Gibson
Stephen Quinn

David Meyler
Can you identify the Ireland player pictured alongside Gerald Vanenburg of the Netherlands during the meeting of the two sides at Euro 88?
INPHO
John Anderson
Tony Galvin

Liam O'Brien
Poznan hosted two of Ireland's games at Euro 2012, but where did the other one take place?
INPHO
Warsaw
Gdansk

Wroclaw
At Euro 88, what was Paul McGrath's squad number?
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5
6

7
In what minute of the game against Italy at Euro 2016 did Robbie Brady score the decisive goal?
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82nd
85th

88th
At Euro 2012, an Irish player was sent off in a major tournament for the first time. Can you name him?
Glenn Whelan
Richard Dunne

Keith Andrews
Which of the following players has NOT scored a European Championship goal against Ireland?
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Oleg Protasov
Kevin de Bruyne

Mario Balotelli
In the 10 European Championship games played by Ireland, how many goals have the Boys in Green scored?
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6
7

8
Answer all the questions to see your result!
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Spain at Euro 2008
That was very impressive.
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Czech Republic at Euro 96
You didn't manage to go all the way but you can be proud of that effort nevertheless.
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England at Euro 2016
We were expecting much better from you.
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Ireland at Euro 2012
A performance best forgotten.
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