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Republic of ireland at the fifa world cup

The meaning of «republic of ireland at the fifa world cup»

The Republic of Ireland have appeared in the FIFA World Cup on three occasions, in 1990, 1994, and 2002. They have always advanced from the group stage but have never advanced beyond the quarter-finals. Ireland hold the record for getting furthest in the tournament without winning a match.

Their first appearance was in Italy at the 1990 FIFA World Cup.[1][2][3][4][5] 1990 was also their best performance in a major championship, where they reached the quarter-finals.[6][7][8]

Note: Republic of Ireland awarded second place by drawing of lots

Defender Steve Staunton has represented the Irish team in all of their thirteen World Cup matches, captaining the side in 2002.

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