Republic of Ireland vs Hungary
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PREVIEW | WNT v Hungary
Unbeaten so far in Group B1, Ireland are aiming to extend their winning run that has secured promotion to League A for the next staging of the UEFA Nations League.
All tickets are sold out for this game with ticket holders encouraged to make sure that their ticket is used.
UEFA Nations League
Ireland v Hungary
Friday, December 1
LIVE on RTÉ2
Referee | Shona Shukrula (Netherlands)
Assistant Referee 1 | Franca Overtoom (Netherlands)
Assistant Referee 2 | Martina Boer (Netherlands)
Fourth Official | Marisca Overtoom (Netherlands)
Ireland have a fully fit squad to choose from.
LEAGUE B GROUP B1 RESULTS / FIXTURES
September 23 | Ireland 3-0 Northern Ireland
September 26 | Hungary 0-4 Ireland
October 27 | Ireland 5-1 Albania
October 31 | Albania 0-1 Ireland
December 1 | Ireland v Hungary
December 5 | Northern Ireland v Ireland
01/04/2007 | Ireland 2-1 Hungary | Tolka Park | EURO 2009 Qualifier
23/04/2008 | Hungary 0-2 Ireland | Diosgyori Stadion, Miskolc | EURO 2009 Qualifier
29/02/2012 | Hungary 1-0 Ireland | Estadio Municipal, Silves | Algarve Cup
07/03/2012 | Ireland 2-1 Hungary | Estadio Municipal de Quartiera, Algarve | Algarve Cup
04/03/2015 | Ireland 1-1 Hungary | Veli Joze Porec, Croatia | Istria Cup
07/03/2016 | Hungary 1-0 Ireland | Paralimni Stadium, Cyprus | Cyprus Cup
03/03/2017 | Ireland 0-0 Hungary | Paralimni Stadium, Cyprus | Cyprus Cup
26/09/2023 | Hungary 0-4 Ireland | Hidegkuti Nandor Stadium, Budapest | UEFA Nations League
- There are currently 18 places between Ireland (24) and Hungary (42) in the FIFA Women’s World Rankings.
- 2 players in the current Ireland WNT squad made their debuts against Hungary (Ruesha Littlejohn in 2012, Katie McCabe in 2015).
- 5 players in the current Ireland WNT squad have previously scored against Hungary (Kyra Carusa, Caitlin Hayes, Ruesha Littlejohn, Katie McCabe, Denise O’Sullivan).
- This will be Ireland’s final home game of what will be their most active year, with 14 games played in total once they complete this UEFA Nations League campaign.
- There are 13 different counties represented in this current Ireland WNT squad (Antrim, Cavan, Cork, Donegal, Dublin, Kerry, Kildare, Laois, Offaly, Roscommon, Sligo, Tipperary, Wicklow).
IRELAND WNT SQUAD
Goalkeepers: Courtney Brosnan (Everton), Grace Moloney (London City Lionesses), Sophie Whitehouse (Lewes)
Defenders: Caitlin Hayes (Celtic), Louise Quinn (Birmingham City), Diane Caldwell (FC Zurich), Hayley Nolan (Crystal Palace), Jessie Stapleton (West Ham United), Chloe Mustaki (Bristol City)
Midfielders: Katie McCabe (Arsenal), Denise O’Sullivan (North Carolina Courage), Megan Connolly (Bristol City), Jamie Finn (Birmingham City), Sinead Farrelly (NJ/NY Gotham), Ruesha Littlejohn (London City Lionesses), Lily Agg (Birmingham City), Tyler Toland (Blackburn Rovers), Lucy Quinn (Birmingham City), Heather Payne (Everton), Izzy Atkinson (West Ham United)
Forwards: Kyra Carusa (San Diego Wave), Freya Healy (Peamount United), Abbie Larkin (Glasgow City), Erin McLaughlin (Peamount United), Saoirse Noonan (Durham WFC), Ellen Dolan (Peamount United)
IRELAND WNT PLAYER STATS
Courtney Brosnan | DOB 10/11/1995 | 30 caps / 14 clean sheets | Debut vs Montenegro 11/03/2020
Grace Moloney | DOB 01/03/1993 | 6 caps / 1 clean sheet | Debut vs Austria 02/03/2016
Sophie Whitehouse | DOB 10/10/1996 | 0 caps / 0 clean sheets
Caitlin Hayes | DOB 22/09/1995 | 4 caps / 1 goal | Debut vs Northern Ireland 23/09/2023
Louise Quinn | DOB 17/06/1990 | 112 caps / 15 goals | Debut vs Poland 02/02/2008
Diane Caldwell | DOB 11/09/1988 | 101 caps / 4 goals | Debut vs Denmark 15/03/2006
Jessie Stapleton | DOB | 1 cap / 0 goals | Debut vs Philippines 19/06/2022
Chloe Mustaki | DOB 29/07/1995 | 7 caps / 0 goals | Debut vs Russia 19/02/2022
Hayley Nolan | DOB 07/03/1997 | 3 caps / 0 goals | Debut vs Belgium 16/04/2021
Katie McCabe | DOB 21/09/1995 | 80 caps / 25 goals | Debut vs Hungary 04/03/2015
Denise O’Sullivan | DOB | 109 caps / 20 goals | Debut vs Wales 17/09/2011
Megan Connolly | DOB 07/03/1997 | 48 caps / 4 goals | Debut vs USA 23/02/2016
Lucy Quinn | DOB 29/09/1993 | 18 caps / 4 goals | Debut vs Australia 21/09/2021
Lily Agg | DOB 17/12/1993 | 12 caps / 3 goals | Debut vs Philippines 19/06/2022
Jamie Finn | DOB 21/04/1998 | 18 caps / 0 goal | Debut vs Greece 12/11/2019
Tyler Toland | DOB 08/08/2001 | 17 caps / 1 goal | Debut vs Northern Ireland 19/09/2017
Sinead Farrelly | DOB 16/11/1989 | 7 caps / 0 goals | Debut vs USA 08/04/2023
Ruesha Littlejohn | DOB 03/07/1990 | 75 caps / 6 goals | Debut vs Hungary 07/03/2012
Heather Payne | DOB 26/01/2000 | 40 caps / 1 goal | Debut vs Scotland 07/07/2017
Izzy Atkinson | DOB 17/07/2001 | 11 caps / 0 goals | Debut vs Portugal 21/01/2018
Kyra Carusa | DOB 14/11/1995 | 19 caps / 6 goals | Debut vs Montenegro 11/03/2020
Abbie Larkin | DOB 27/04/2005 | 15 caps / 1 goal | Debut vs Russia 19/02/2022
Saoirse Noonan | DOB 13/07/1999 | 4 caps / 1 goal | Debut vs Wales 21/08/2016
Erin McLaughlin | DOB 09/03/2003 | 3 caps / 0 goal | Debut vs Zambia 22/06/2023
Freya Healy | DOB 05/11/2007 | 0 caps / 0 goals
Ellen Dolan | DOB 30/06/2006 | 0 caps / 0 goals