Republic of Ireland women's national football team results (1973–1989)

This article contains the results of the Republic of Ireland women's national football team between 1973 and 1989. In 1973 the Women's Football Association of Ireland was established[1] and the national team made their debut with a 3–2 win in an away game against Wales in the same year. The national team made their competitive debut on 19 September 1982 in a 1984 European Competition for Women's Football qualifier, also against Scotland. This time the Republic of Ireland lost 3–0. On 2 October 1982 the Republic of Ireland gained their first competitive win when they defeated Northern Ireland 2–1 in an away game in the same competition. During the 1980s the Republic of Ireland competed in three further qualifying campaigns – 1987, 1989 and 1991.

Republic of Ireland women's national football team results
1990s

1973Edit

Wales  2–3  Republic of Ireland
Report
Referee: Len Howells (Wales)

France  4–0  Republic of Ireland
Binard   4'
Dewulf   49'
Wolf   ?', 51'
Report

1974Edit

Republic of Ireland  3–3  Wales
Report

Republic of Ireland  4–1  Northern Ireland
Republic of Ireland
Friendly[3]

1976Edit

Republic of Ireland  3–3  Scotland
Dublin
Friendly

1977Edit

1978Edit

England  6–1  Republic of Ireland
Lopez   ?', ?'
Foreman   ?', ?'
Day   ?'
Dobb   ?'
  ?'

Northern Ireland  1–1  Republic of Ireland
Johnston   pen'

Republic of Ireland  0–0  France
Dublin
Friendly[2]

1980Edit


Republic of Ireland  1–0  Belgium
Report

1981Edit

Republic of Ireland  0–5  Scotland
Dublin
Friendly

Republic of Ireland  0–5  England
Byrne   ?' (o.g.)
Foreman   ?'
Reynolds   ?', ?'
Hutchinson   ?'

Northern Ireland  2–1  Republic of Ireland

Belgium  4–1  Republic of Ireland
Report

1982Edit



1983Edit



1984Edit

Scotland  0–1  Republic of Ireland
Glasgow
Friendly

1985Edit

Republic of Ireland  0–4  Denmark
Report Leth Hansen   37'
Frederiksen   37'
?   49' (o.g.)
Gam-Pedersen   56'



1986Edit



1987Edit

France  2–0  Republic of Ireland
Puentes   19'
Saunier   31'
Report
Caudry
Friendly[2]
Attendance: 1.500

Republic of Ireland  0–0  Finland
Dublin
Friendly[5]

1988Edit

Netherlands  2–0  Republic of Ireland
Timisela   30'
de Winter   60'
Report



1989Edit

Netherlands  2–0  Republic of Ireland
Vestjens   33' (pen.), 78' (pen.) Report
Attendance: 2.000
Referee: Frans Van Den Wijngaert (Belgium)

Northern Ireland  1–2  Republic of Ireland
O'Neill   42' Report Reynolds   43', 78'

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Fan Hong, J. A. Mangan (2004). Soccer, Women, Sexual Liberation: Kicking Off a New Era. Frank Cass Publishers.
  2. ^ a b c "France - Women - International Results". www.rsssf.com. 6 February 2016. Retrieved 9 February 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d e "Women's Football Archive". womensfootballarchive.org. 9 February 2016. Retrieved 9 February 2016.
  4. ^ a b "Matches". Women's Football Archive. Retrieved 13 February 2016.
  5. ^ "Finland - Women International Matches". www.rsssf.com. 9 February 2016. Retrieved 9 February 2016.

External linksEdit

Results at SoccerScene.ie