Jason McAteer and Stephen Hunt Discuss Ireland's Playoff Hopes

Joe Molloy was joined on the OTB couch by the former Ireland internationals to preview Tuesday's game with Denmark

BY Adrian Collins 16:05 Monday 13 November 2017, 16:05 13 Nov 2017

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After a scoreless draw in Copenhagen, Ireland have it all to play for as they welcome Denmark to the Aviva Stadium on Tuesday night. 

Martin O'Neill's plan to keep Christian Eriksen quiet seemed to work well on the night, but there will be more creativity needed if his side are going to produce something different in front of a home crowd and get the crucial goal that will see them book their place on the plane to Russia. 

Joe Molloy was joined LIVE on the Off The Ball couch on Monday afternoon by former Ireland internationals Jason McAteer and Stephen Hunt as they look back on what Ireland got right on Saturday night, as well as what the tactics should be as they set their stall out for the second leg. 

The pair also recalled some stories from their days playing including how McAteer thinks Jack Charlton got his line-up wrong in the 2-0 play-off loss against Holland at Anfield in 1995.  


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