• 2001/02 Republic of Ireland Home Shirt (L)

  • 2001/02 Republic of Ireland Home Shirt (L)
  • 2001/02 Republic of Ireland Home Shirt (L)
  • 2001/02 Republic of Ireland Home Shirt (L)
  • 2001/02 Republic of Ireland Home Shirt (L)
  • 2001/02 Republic of Ireland Home Shirt (L)
  • 2001/02 Republic of Ireland Home Shirt (L)
  • 2001/02 Republic of Ireland Home Shirt (L)
  • 2001/02 Republic of Ireland Home Shirt (L)
  • 2001/02 Republic of Ireland Home Shirt (L)
  • 2001/02 Republic of Ireland Home Shirt (L)
  • 2001/02 Republic of Ireland Home Shirt (L)

2001/02 Republic of Ireland Home Shirt (L)


£19.95 GBP

Relive Republic of Ireland’s 2001/2002 international season with this vintage Umbro home football shirt.

Player
N/A
Seasons
2001/2002
Size
Adults Large
Condition
8.5/10 – Excellent, light shadow mark on the lower front (see photos).
Chest measurement
42-44 Inches / 106-112 CM
Patches
N/A
Shirt manufacturer
Umbro
Material
Polyester
Shirt Colour
Green, white trim

Vintage Umbro Republic of Ireland replica home football shirt from the 2001/2002 international season.

Condition of this vintage shirt is 8.5/10 – Excellent, light shadow mark on the lower front (see photos).

Material is bright, vivid and smooth. Fantastic looking shirt, ideal for a collection of your own.

Ireland took on both Portugal and the Netherlands in 2002 FIFA World Cup qualification – UEFA Group 2 and ended the group in second place with 24 points from ten matches; seven victories and three draws. Despite this unbeaten run, Ireland were drawn in a play-off with Iran. The match in Dublin finished in a 2–0 victory to Ireland with goals from Ian Harte (penalty) and Robbie Keane, while the match in Tehran, played in front of 100,000 spectators, finished in a 1–0 for Iran, not enough to send them through. 

So McCarthy did manage to lead Ireland to the 2002 FIFA World Cup (Korea/Japan '02), only for the team to lose inspirational captain Roy Keane due to the pair's infamous public spat in Saipan. 1–1 draws with Cameroon and Germany were followed by a 3–0 victory over Saudi Arabia in Group E. The Irish once again progressed to the knockout stage, only losing narrowly 3–2 on penalties to Spain in Suwon after Robbie Keane's last minute equalising penalty kick forced the game into extra-time.


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