QUIZ: Republic of Ireland & Northern Ireland record caps

QUIZ: Republic of Ireland & Northern Ireland record caps

Paddy Power offer bannerCan you name the 10 players from both the Republic and Northern Ireland to have earned over 70 caps for their respective countries?

The Republic of Ireland host Northern Ireland this evening, in the first meeting between the two country’s since 2011, when the Republic came out as comfortable 5-0 winners at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.

Goals from Stephen Ward, Robbie Keane (2) & Simon Cox was added to by an unfortunate OG from Northern Ireland’s Craig Cathcart on that fateful day seven years ago, with Nigel Worthington’s inexperienced visitors failing to threaten Giovanni Trapattoni’s side throughout the Nations Cup encounter.

This evening, with both sides looking much stronger in recent outings, we’re expected to see a much more balanced fixture, packed full of tough tackles and plenty of passion – who do you think will come out on top? Take a look at our match preview for our tips and predictions.

To get you in the mood for this evening’s match, here’s a quiz for you all to get stuck into. You’ve got 8 minutes to name the 10 highest appearance makers for both the Republic and Northern Ireland – with the amount of caps they’ve made and position they play/played as clues.

All the very best..


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