At the weekend the Reds beat Tottenham Hotspur 3-2, the first time this season that they have beaten one of the top clubs.
Ireland has many Liverpool, supporters clubs and fans frequently travel across the Irish Sea to watch their club. On occasion they are spared the journey when the club visits this country. In 1979 a League of Ireland 11 challenged the the Merseyside men. The visitors emerged 2-0 winners.
|Captains, John Giles and Phil Thompson, leading out their teams to a packed 1979 Dalymount Park clash.|
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