Republic of Ireland

form

All
QAT 1 - 1 IRL
D
IRL 0 - 1 LUX
L
SRB 3 - 2 IRL
L
IRL 0 - 0 BUL
D
WAL 1 - 0 IRL
L
ENG 3 - 0 IRL
L
FIN 1 - 0 IRL
L
IRL 0 - 0 WAL
D
IRL 0 - 1 FIN
L
Finland

form

All
SUI 3 - 2 FIN
L
UKR 1 - 1 FIN
D
FIN 2 - 2 BIH
D
WAL 3 - 1 FIN
L
BUL 1 - 2 FIN
W
FRA 0 - 2 FIN
W
FIN 1 - 0 IRL
W
FIN 2 - 0 BUL
W
FIN 0 - 1 WAL
L
Head to Head
5 Matches (1 Draws)
2 Total wins 2
1 Home wins 1
1 Away wins 1
Last 5 Matches
2 Wins
1 Draw
2 Wins
FIN 1 - 0 IRL
IRL 0 - 1 FIN
FIN 0 - 3 IRL
IRL 3 - 0 FIN
IRL 1 - 1 FIN
7 Goals Scored 3
Games Over 2.5 Goals 2 / 5
Both Teams Scored 1 / 5
Team Comparison
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  • Distribution
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Player Comparison

Match Facts

  1. This will be the first meeting between Republic of Ireland and Finland since August 2002 under Mick McCarthy, with the Boys in Green winning 3-0 in Helsinki.
  2. Finland have lost their last two matches against Republic of Ireland, scoring none and conceding six, although these meetings occurred between 2000 and 2002.
  3. Republic of Ireland have only lost one of their last 13 matches in all competitions (W5 D7), going down 0-2 versus Switzerland in October 2019 in a EURO 2020 qualifier.
  4. Republic of Ireland are unbeaten in seven home games in all competitions, winning four and drawing three, since a 0-1 loss to Wales in the Nations League in 2018-19.
  5. Finland haven’t drawn any of their last 22 matches in all competitions (inc. non-FIFA friendlies), winning 13 and losing nine since a 0-0 draw with North Macedonia in March 2018.
  6. Finland have lost their last two matches (vs Wales and Greece); they last lost three in a row back in November 2016.
  7. Robbie Brady has provided an assist in each of his last two appearances for Republic of Ireland, including assisting Shane Duffy’s stoppage time equaliser against Bulgaria. Brady has never assisted in three consecutive games for the Boys in Green.
  8. Each of Republic of Ireland’s last 11 goals in all competitions have been scored by a different player (Chipolina og, Brady, McGoldrick, Browne, Long, Collins, Williams, Maguire, Robinson, Doherty, Duffy).
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