Heavy defeat leaves U21s in scrap with Norway to qualify for European Championships

Heavy defeat leaves U21s in scrap with Norway to qualify for European Championships

The Republic of Ireland Under-21s' hopes of making next year's European Championships took a massive blow this evening.

Noel King's side conceded three penalties in a 6-0 thrashing at the hands of Group 5 leaders Germany at Tallaght Stadium.

The result leaves Ireland in a scrap with Norway for a potential play-off spot.

They face back-to-back away games with Israel and Germany next month.

Heavy defeat leaves U21s in scrap with Norway to qualify for European Championships


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