5 talking points ahead of Republic of Ireland’s Georgia test
The game in Tbilisi could be pivotal for Ireland’s qualification hopes.
The Republic of Ireland’s bid for Euro 2020 qualification will be tested by this month’s pivotal trips to Georgia and Switzerland.
The Georgians have become familiar foes in recent seasons and a trip to Tbilisi is rarely straightforward.
Here, the PA news agency takes a look at what may lie ahead for Mick McCarthy’s men.
The case for the defence
Finishing line in sight
Trouble in Tbilisi