The Republic of Ireland were the big winners in the draw for the Euro 2012 playoffs when they were paired with Baltic minnows Estonia.
Giovanni Trapattoni’s mem managed to avoid more dangerous opponent’s and now favourites to qualify for their first major tournament since the 2002 World Cup.
Here’s the draw in full:
Turkey v Croatia
Estonia v Republic of Ireland
Czech Republic v Montenegro
Bosnia v Portugal
First-named team at home in first legs on November 11 and 12. Second legs on November 15.