The Irish were going home but at least they knew it.
He was gone before Richard Dunne could even react.
The morning after the night before, and Irish temples throbbed for more than one reason.
The distance from Vienna to Gdansk must feel, for Fernando Torres, like an eternity.
Giovanni Trapattoni says that his friend Fabio Capello made "grave mistakes" with the media during his time as England manager, as he outlined the belief that his Republic of Ireland team would emerge from Group C.