13 mins: Van der Sar saves a low snapshot from Robbie Keane. The Republic immediately bring on sub Steve Finnan with Robbie Keane going off. Play in Group F of the 1990 FIFA World Cup completed on 21 June 1990. England won the group, and advanced to the second round, along with the Republic of Ireland and the Netherlands. 87 mins: sub Niall Quinn wins his 85th cap with Damien Duff the man to come off. Ireland's final group was against the then current European champions, the Netherlands. Four draws, each team having conceded one goal, and scored one goal meant that Group F was the tightest group in World Cup history. Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification 1 Mexico: 3 1 1 1 3 3 0 4 Advance to knockout stage: 2 Republic of Ireland: 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 4 3 Italy: 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 4 4 Norway: 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 4 Matches. When the free-kick is swung into the Irish goalmouth, Ruud Van Nistelrooy just fails to connect at the far post. Republic of Ireland 1-0 Holland. 2 mins: A big let-off for the Republic as Patrick Kluivert shoots wide from a great position after dispossessing Gary Kelly. Ireland's final group was against the then current European champions, the Netherlands. From the centre circle Ronald Koeman played the ball forward to Gullit who attacked the Irish defence. The Irish were drawn in second place and the Dutch were drawn in third place and progressed to the knockout stages as one of the best third place finishers. Fortunately for the Irish van Breukelen spilled the ball in front of the advancing Niall Quinn who slid in and scooped the ball into the empty net. The Dutch had beaten Ireland at Euro 88 on the way to winning that tournament by playing outstanding football and scoring some great goals. It was in both team's interest not to risk losing. 40 mins: Robbie Keane causes panic in the Dutch penalty area, leading to the Republic forcing the first corner of the match. As in the opening match against England the Irish started slowly and fell behind to an early goal from Ruud Gullit. This meant that England progressed in the World Cup as group winners. The match was all square. It was a group that would go on the make world Cup history. Half-time: Republic of Ireland 0-0 Holland. June 18, … While the Dutch had not set this tournament alight with their performances to date the team was loaded with such talents as Ruud Gullit, Marco van Basten, Frank Rijkaard, and Ronald Koeman. 4 mins: Shay Given dives to his right to save a low shot from Van Bommel. Find the complete scorecard of Ireland v Netherlands 37th Match, Group B Online Soon after this the players on the pitch were made aware that England were leading in their match against Egypt through a Mark Wright goal. Republic of Ireland: Packie Bonner, Chris Morris, Steve Staunton, Mick McCarthy (capt), Kevin Moran, Paul McGrath, Ray Houghton, Kevin Sheedy (Ronnie Whelan 63'), Andy Townsend, John Aldridge (Tony Cascarino 63'), Niall Quinn. Click refresh for earlier incidents. It was a group that would go on the make world Cup history. 70 mins: Holland play their last card with Arsenal star Giovanni van Bronckhorst coming on as a sub. 63 mins: Holland send on striker Pierre van Hooijdonk and take off defender Numan. The latest action comes first. Although the Irish football manager's tactics were crude they were implemented by some talented players in the Irish team. After two rounds of matches, of largely uninspiring football, in Group F of Italia 90 there was nothing to separate any of the four teams from each other. A typical long ball from goalkeeper Packie Bonner was dropping down on the edge of the Dutch 18 yard box. Half-time: Republic of Ireland 0-0 Holland. 90 mins: Three minutes of added time are signalled. McAteer, Holland, Kilbane, Roy Keane, Robbie Keane, Duff. Last placed Egypt headed home. All times local (EDT/UTC–4, CDT/UTC–5, PDT/UTC–7) Italy vs Republic of Ireland. Holland 2 - 2 Ireland :: Sept 2000 :: World Cup 2002 Qualifier - … 50 mins: A long-range free-kick from Ian Harte is safely gathered by Van der Sar. 37 mins: Republic defender Gary Kelly is booked for a challenge on Marc Overmars. Van Nistelrooy collides with Given and appeals for a penalty but the referee says 'no'. The match was a fascinating match-up between a team of talented aristocrats of football and the long ball Jack Charlton football style of the Irish team. Egypt failed to advance. 92 mins: Van Nistelrooy heads inches wide. It was looking like it might be a hard day at the the office for Charlton's men. In an effort to prevent Tony Cascarino latching on to the ball PSV Eindhoven's Berry van Aerle played an attempted cushioned volley back towards his own goal. Links to more World Cup 2002 stories are at the foot of the page. 37th Match, Kolkata, Mar 18 2011, Group B, ICC Cricket World Cup, George Dockrell, Ireland's 18-year-old left-arm spinner, has dislocated his shoulder during the World Cup match against Netherlands at Eden Gardens on Friday, Ireland v Netherlands, World Cup 2011, Kolkata, William Porterfield reflected proudly on Ireland's World Cup campaign after they complete their stay in the tournament with a six-wicket victory against Netherlands, Two sparkling centuries lit up Eden Gardens, Ryan ten Doeschate propping Netherlands up with his second ton of the tournament and Paul Stirling launching Ireland's pursuit of 306 with a 72-ball 101 in a six-wicket win, Ireland won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining), 09.30 start, First Session 09.30-13.00, Interval 13.00-13.45, Second Session 13.45-17.15, Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 53 runs, 2 wickets), Netherlands: 50 runs in 9.3 overs (57 balls), Extras 5, Powerplay 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0 (Bowling side - 29 runs, 1 wicket), W Barresi retired hurt on 2* from 7/0 (1.3 ov) to 53/3 (10.1 ov), Drinks: Netherlands - 82/3 in 15.0 overs (W Barresi 28, RN ten Doeschate 30), Netherlands: 100 runs in 18.2 overs (110 balls), Extras 6, 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 54 balls (W Barresi 41, RN ten Doeschate 8, Ex 1), Over 21.5: Review by Netherlands (Batting), Umpire - BR Doctrove, Batsman - W Barresi (Struck down), RN ten Doeschate: 50 off 65 balls (7 x 4), Netherlands: 150 runs in 28.1 overs (169 balls), Extras 9, 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 51 balls (RN ten Doeschate 17, PW Borren 30, Ex 3), Netherlands: 200 runs in 36.2 overs (219 balls), Extras 13, 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 98 balls (RN ten Doeschate 44, PW Borren 51, Ex 7), RN ten Doeschate: 100 off 104 balls (13 x 4), Netherlands: 250 runs in 42.6 overs (259 balls), Extras 13, Powerplay 3: Overs 43.1 - 48.0 (Batting side - 39 runs, 1 wicket), Over 43.2: Review by Ireland (Bowling), Umpire - BR Doctrove, Batsman - PW Borren (Struck down), 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 40 balls (PW Borren 29, AF Buurman 22, Ex 0), Netherlands: 300 runs in 48.2 overs (293 balls), Extras 15, Innings Break: Netherlands - 306/10 in 50.0 overs (BP Loots 0), Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 81 runs, 0 wicket), Ireland: 50 runs in 7.2 overs (44 balls), Extras 5, 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 44 balls (WTS Porterfield 15, PR Stirling 32, Ex 5), PR Stirling: 50 off 25 balls (8 x 4, 2 x 6), Ireland: 100 runs in 15.5 overs (95 balls), Extras 5, 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 95 balls (WTS Porterfield 35, PR Stirling 60, Ex 5), Drinks: Ireland - 107/0 in 17.0 overs (WTS Porterfield 36, PR Stirling 66), Powerplay 2: Overs 18.1 - 23.0 (Bowling side - 44 runs, 0 wicket), Over 21.3: Review by Netherlands (Bowling), Umpire - BR Doctrove, Batsman - PR Stirling (Struck down), Ireland: 150 runs in 22.3 overs (135 balls), Extras 9, 1st Wicket: 150 runs in 135 balls (WTS Porterfield 60, PR Stirling 83, Ex 9), PR Stirling: 100 off 70 balls (14 x 4, 2 x 6), Ireland: 200 runs in 32.2 overs (194 balls), Extras 10, Drinks: Ireland - 207/2 in 34.0 overs (EC Joyce 16, NJ O'Brien 12), 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (EC Joyce 27, NJ O'Brien 24, Ex 1), Ireland: 250 runs in 40.4 overs (244 balls), Extras 11, Powerplay 3: Overs 44.1 - 49.0 (Batting side - 34 runs, 1 wicket), Ireland: 300 runs in 47.2 overs (284 balls), Extras 11.