The Twitter reaction to Ireland getting stuck in some sticky Belgian waffle

Belgium team photo

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We were resting players for Italy anyway…

The pre-match contrast in emotions

Some of which manifested it self in criticism – harsh on the Honey Monster…

 A nervy first half

Halftime reflections

Minutes into the second half, Shane Long gets kicked and…

 

Minutes later and the Belgians have an injury

It got very very ugly after that

Desperate times call for desperate measures

The little victories

So what does it mean? Well, Ireland will know exactly what they need to do to qualify when they play Italy next Wednesday. The odds for that match are here. It’s certain they’ll need to win, with a draw unlikely to be enough.

But at least we’re at the Euros. Scotland…