We know, Giovanni Trapattoni. You can get 0-0 draws on the road. Congrats.
With Ireland only a point behind Sweden in their World Cup qualification group, Giovanni Trapattoni's side will look to put the brakes on the free-scoring Swedes on Friday.
Alejandro Sabella appears to have his selection down perfectly. He picked the same midfield and attack he's used in recent qualifying matches, and they were solid in a win over Sweden.
Hypothesis: Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes football better, so he might make everything else better too. Time to test this theory out.
Ireland took care of business against the Faroe Islands 4-1 on the road, Germany failed to secure victory in an international match after going ahead four goals, with Sweden able to come from behind and get the draw.
Trailing 4-0 early in the second half, Sweden roared back with four goals in the second half, including the equalizer in the stoppage time to earn a 4-4 draw.